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Ranidae  Batsch, 1796
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1094181

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Ranidae Rafinesque, 1814
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderAnura  – Frogs, perereca, rã, sapo, crapauds, grenouilles, Toads  
                            FamilyRanidae Batsch, 1796  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Abavorana Oliver, Prendini, Kraus and Raxworthy, 2015  
                               Genus Amnirana Dubois, 1992  
                               Genus Amolops Cope, 1865  
                               Genus Babina Thompson, 1912  
                               Genus Chalcorana Dubois, 1992  
                               Genus Clinotarsus Mivart, 1869  
                               Genus Glandirana Fei, Ye and Huang, 1990 – Wrinkled Frogs 
                               Genus Huia Yang, 1991  
                               Genus Humerana Dubois, 1992  
                               Genus Hydrophylax Fitzinger, 1843  
                               Genus Hylarana Tschudi, 1838  
                               Genus Indosylvirana Oliver, Prendini, Kraus and Raxworthy, 2015  
                               Genus Lithobates Fitzinger, 1843 – American Water Frogs 
                               Genus Meristogenys Yang, 1991  
                               Genus Nidirana Dubois, 1992  
                               Genus Odorrana Fei, Ye and Huang, 1990  
                               Genus Papurana Dubois, 1992  
                               Genus Pelophylax Fitzinger, 1843  
                               Genus Pseudorana Fei, Ye and Huang, 1990  
                               Genus Pterorana Kiyasetuo and Khare, 1986  
                               Genus Pulchrana Dubois, 1992  
                               Genus Rana Linnaeus, 1758 – True Frogs, Brown Frogs 
                               Genus Sanguirana Dubois, 1992  
                               Genus Staurois Cope, 1865  
                               Genus Sumaterana Arifin, Smart, Hertwig, Smith, Iskandar and Haas, 2018  
                               Genus Sylvirana Dubois, 1992  
       
                             FamilyRanidae Batsch, 1796 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                               Species Hylarana attigua (Inger, Orlov and Darevsky, 1999)  
                               Species Hylarana celebensis (Peters, 1872)  
                               Species Hylarana chitwanensis (Das, 1998)  
                               Species Hylarana garoensis (Boulenger, 1920)  
                               Species Hylarana lateralis (Boulenger, 1887)  
                               Species Hylarana latouchii (Boulenger, 1899)  
                               Species Hylarana margariana Anderson, 1879  
                               Species Hylarana montivaga (Smith, 1921)  
                               Species Hylarana persimilis (Van Kampen, 1923)  
       

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  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference v6, database (version 6.0)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2019. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6 (12 September, 2019). Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
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 Comments
       
  Comment: Although commonly attributed to Rafinesque (1814), the first available use of a family-group name based on the genus Rana was by Batsch (1796), according to Frost et al. (2019, online Amphibian Species of the World)  
 

 

   

 
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