AnAge entry for Acris blanchardi

Classification (HAGRID: 00049)

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
        Class: Amphibia (Taxon entry)
            Order: Anura
                Family: Hylidae
                    Genus: Acris
Species
Acris blanchardi
Common name
Blanchard's cricket frog
Synonyms
Acris crepitans blanchardi, Acris crepitans paludicola, Acris gryllus blanchardi, Hyla ocularis blanchardi, Acris gryllus paludicola

Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity
Not yet established
Observations

These are small frogs, short-lived in the wild with very few animals living more than one year; in one study, only 1/21 frogs survived two winters [1096]. Studies in captivity are lacking, however.

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity
Male sexual maturity
Incubation
Metamorphosis
Clutch size
(oviparous)
Adult weight
1 g

Metabolism

No information on metabolism is available.

References

External Resources

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ITIS 774220
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