Tag: Frog

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  • The strange and wondrous creature

    The strange and wondrous creature

    Frogs have soft bodies, and they leap about. They have the remarkable ability to expel foreign objects with their bladders engulfing the intrusions to help get rid of them. No other animal has ever used their bladder to eliminate foreign objects embedded in their bodies.

    May 6, 2018
  • New species of ‘see-through’ frog discovered

    New species of ‘see-through’ frog discovered

    A new glass frog species with transparent skin through which its beating heart is visible has been discovered by scientists who warn that the amphibian may already be at threat of extinction. The frog (Hyalinobatrachium yaku), discovered in the Amazonian lowlands of Ecuador has unique physical and behavioural traits. The dark green spots on its …

    May 28, 2017