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2012-03-12 19:58:19

Known for its distinctive "ribbit" call, the noisy Pacific chorus frog is a potent carrier of a deadly amphibian disease.

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2011-01-26 12:31:02

Amphibian experts have long wrangled over the origins of the Greenhouse frog (Eleutherodactylus planirostris) and the Cuban treefrog (Osteopilus septentrionalis).

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2009-06-29 10:33:22

A team of researchers has discovered that animals that sleep longer store energy for a long duration of time, something scientists believe could be useful the treatment of obesity and other disorders.

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2008-10-28 14:29:18

A new study found that amphibian populations at Yellowstone National Park are in steep decline.


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2008-07-25 15:13:16

The Cuban Tree Frog (Osteopilus septentrionalis), is the largest species of tree frog in North America. It is native to Cuba and neighboring Caribbean islands. It has become increasingly numerous in central to southern Florida, where it was accidentally introduced and is considered an invasive species. The Cuban Tree Frog ranges in 1.5 to 5.5 inches in length and is anywhere from a gray, light brown, to pale green in color. They also have the ability to switch between these color...

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  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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