Amphibians

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On the Web
Mar 1, 2015

Toxicity of Poison Dart Frogs

On the Web - This is an excellent article by Dr. Jason L. Brown, dispelling many myths and misunderstandings about “poison dart frogs” both in the wild and in captivity.

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On the Web
Mar 1, 2015

HTR: Axolotls with Erik Eads

On the Web - Erik Eads joins Herpin’ Time Radio to talk about the coolest salamander in the world—the axolotl.

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On the Web
Mar 1, 2015

Deadly Fungus Reaches Madagascar

On the Web - The chytridiomycosis pandemic responsible for decimating amphibian populations around the world has now been found in the bio-rich lands of Madagascar.

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On the Web
Feb 27, 2015

Tiny Predators in a Healthy Ecosystem

On the Web - Scientists are discovering that even the smallest of predators, like dragonflies and other insects, may be critical to the overall health of an ecosystem and the amphibians that...

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Facebook
Feb 26, 2015

Waxy Monkey Tree Frog

Facebook - Enjoy this brief but insightful video from Ever Evolving Exotics, showing off a beautiful frog species.  EEE is one of the honorable mention winners in our 2014 Best...

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Field Herp Forum
Feb 25, 2015

Malaysian Frogs and Toads

Field Herp Forum - Check out the astonishing details captured in these gorgeous photographs of wild amphibians found by Kurt Orion G.

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Field Herp Forum
Feb 24, 2015

Mystery Geckos and Frogs

Field Herp Forum - After a trip to Sabah and Sarawak, Borneo, Ronald Zimmerman shows off some gorgeous geckos and frogs he encountered but could not positively identify.

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The Reptile Report
Feb 22, 2015

Little Girls and Snakes

The Reptile Report - From Herp Think Tank’s education page: “We know this is a post you are just going love! Who can resist a little girl with a passion for pythons...

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Feb 22, 2015

LLL Reptile: Giant Bicolor Frogs

YouTube - Nicole at LLL Reptile shows off a few giant bicolor frogs and tells us a little bit about their care requirements.

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On the Web
Feb 22, 2015

Size Matters

On the Web - Read about an interesting study that suggests size differences in sexually dimorphic amphibians lowers the risk of extinction during adverse climate changes.

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Field Herp Forum
Feb 20, 2015

South African Road Trip

Field Herp Forum - A 6300 kilometer trip across South Africa leads to some absolutely stunning photographs of snakes, tortoises, lizards, and more, along with breathtaking landscapes and scenery encountered along the...

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On the Web
Feb 15, 2015

New Frog Species

On the Web - Check out this bright yellow cutie that was discovered in the Andes Mountains of central Peru.

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Dendroboard
Feb 11, 2015

Smiling Variabilis

Dendroboard - Check out this excellent photoshoot capturing the curious faces of a member’s colorful dart frogs exploring their environment.

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Dendroboard
Feb 11, 2015

A Couple Cool Shots

Dendroboard - Two sweet close up photos display the color of these beautiful vibrant dart frogs.

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Caudata.org
Feb 11, 2015

Exciting Axie News

Caudata.org - A member celebrates a new batch of axolotl eggs with a few great pictures of a handsome adult and some previously hatched babies.

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Facebook
Feb 11, 2015

Adorable Frog

Facebook - The cute is strong with this one!  Take a look at this beautiful little Anotheca spinosa from Gerard Siatkowski.

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Dendroboard
Feb 11, 2015

Out and About

Dendroboard - This cute dart frog hangs out on the glass of its nice vivarium for a couple sweet snapshots.

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Field Herp Forum
Feb 10, 2015

Rattlesnake Reminiscence

Field Herp Forum - A talented herper and photographer takes a look back at the many gorgeous rattlesnakes and cool copperheads found in Pennsylvania, and throws in some other neat critters as...

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Caudata.org
Feb 10, 2015

Pyrenees Mountain Finds

Caudata.org - The trip to the Pyrenees Mountains makes for some magnificent amphibian field herp photos.

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