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Status of the River Frog, Rana heckscheri, in North Carolina

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The river frog occurs in aquatic and riparian habitats in the southeastern US, reaching the northern edge of its range in southeastern North Carolina. It is currently listed in the state as a species of concern being last documented in 1975, although current evidence suggests it may no longer exist in the state; reasons for its disappearance are unknown.
Brimleyana (NoCar QL 155 B75), Vol. Issue 25, July 1998, p69-79, map, bibl