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Rana pretiosa

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Citation: Geoffrey Hammerson, Christopher Pearl 2004. Rana pretiosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 22 December 2014.
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