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Rana esculenta, an edible frog found throughout Europe. Although not native to Britian, several colonies have been introduced. The picture shows a male frog, semi-submerged in a pond, with its vocal sacs fully inflated as it calls to attract a female. Only mature females respond to the call & mating follows.
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