Ceratophryidae – Horned Frog Family

Species: 12
Genera: 3 – Ceratophrys (8), Chacophrys (1), and Lepidobatrachus (3)

Ceratophryridae aka the Horned Frog family is mostly known for the horn like projections on their head but not all species in the family contain them. The frogs in the family are found in South America. Most of the frogs in the family have giant mouths used for feeding.
 

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