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Glass Frogs or Glassfrogs is the common name for the frogs of the amphibian family Centrolenidae (order Anura). While the general background coloration of most glass frogs is primarily lime green, the abdominal skin of some members of this family is translucent. The internal viscera, including the heart, liver, and gastrointestinal tract are visible through this translucent skin, hence the common name.

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The glass frog is a small (1-3 inch) transparent frog that evolved in South America and has spread (a couple times) to Central America. It's a biology lesson that lets you see beneath its skin.

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Transparency is a trait shared by all living glass frogs. In some species though, such as the Condor Glass Frog (Centrolene condor), the ventral peritoneum is white anteriorly, obscuring thus the heart and liver.

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It looks like it's about to rain tadpoles :D A transparent egg mass with developing glass frog tadpoles!

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The endangered Glass Frog. I did a research project on them in the 6th grade and have loved them ever since.

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Glass Frog The incredible sight of the glass frog – whose transparent abdominal area allows you to see its internal organs. A team of American and Ecuadorian scientists working for Reptile and Amphibian Ecology International discovered a treasure trove of previously undiscovered species in a rare and dwindling ecosystem in west Ecuador

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