Latest Luzon Fanged Frog Stories
A fatal fungus that has killed hundreds of different kinds of frogs in the US is now harming five different frog species in the Philippines, experts announced on Wednesday.
The Luzon Fanged Frog (Limnonectes macrocephalus) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It is native to the Philippines. Its natural habitats include tropical or subtropical moist lowland forests, tropical or subtropical moist montane forests, rivers, intermittent rivers, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, arable land, coastal freshwater lagoons, pastureland, and plantations. It is becoming rare because of the threat of habitat loss. Image Caption:...
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