Rarely growing larger than a foot (30 centimeters) in length, the Axolotl is one of nature’s smaller amazing bundles. A critically endangered species in their native Mexico, these amphibians are a species of salamander that never undergoes metamorphosis and therefore remains gilled and aquatic for its entire life.
New Frog Species Discovered In Middle Of New York City
This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network. It may seem like an unlikely place to find a new species, but scientists have identified a frog not previously described by science in the very heart of the most populous city in the United .
Two New Frog Species Discovered in Venezuela, One Named after James Cameron Nov 4, 2013 by Sergio Prostak Belgian biologist has described two new colorful species of frogs of the genus Pristimantis from northern South America. Pristimantis jamescameroni. Image credit: Philippe J.R. Kok.
A new species of Bracycephalus frog found in Brazil. As some of the very smallest land-dwelling vertebrates, much of their anatomy is optimised to this tiny scale. For example, they typically have three toes and two fingers, instead of the five toes and four fingers found in most frogs.
Seven new miniaturized frog species found in the Brazilian Atlantic Rainforest