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The family of true frogs of the order anura. The family occurs worldwide except in antarctica.

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What frog is this?

... come in all ranges of colors. You are very fortunate to have found and photographed this little guy. http://animals.jrank.org/pages/189/True-Frogs-Ranidae-MICRO-FROG-Microbatrachella-capensis-SPECIES-ACCOUNTS.html

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by KelzCrow
Tue Jul 27, 2010 5:41 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What frog is this?
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toads & frogs!

... as having short legs and stout body with rough skin. But usually any Anura that is dryer on land are called toads. True frogs are in Family Ranidae, they are usually wet and I think this family is described as having dorsolateral ridges all the way to the end of their body. Most Anura that ...

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by February Beetle
Wed Mar 15, 2006 10:27 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: toads & frogs!
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