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2013-07-11 12:06:05

A recent U.S. Geological Survey report confirmed that the nation's amphibians, including frogs, toads and salamanders, are disappearing "at an alarming and rapid rate."


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Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

Cricket Frog, Fejervarya limnocharis
2013-07-19 14:42:38

The Cricket Frog (Fejervarya limnocharis) is a species of frog found widely distributed within South Asia. Molecular studies of this species' complex proposes that there may be multiple species involved. This species is very closely related to Rana tigrina, from which it differs in smaller size, half webbed toes, slight development of the fringe on the fifth toe, and usually in the presence of a small outer metatarsal tubercle. The length and the shape of the snout, the size of the inner...

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