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New Species of Panama Frog
The Reptile Report - A new bright yellow frog species has been found in the mountains of western Panama.
The frog belongs to a species-rich group of frogs, the so-called rainfrogs that lack a tadpole stage, but develop directly as little frogs inside the egg.
The scientific name (Diasporus citrinobapheus) of this new frog refers to this characteristic and means yellow dyer rainfrog.
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