Alytidae -Midwife Toad and Painted Frog Family

Suborder: Archaeobatrachia
Species: 11
Genera: 3 – Latonia, Alytes, and Discoglossus

Alytidae is a family of frogs that contain Midwife toads and Painted frogs. Latonia and Discoglossus are the Painted frogs while Alytes is the Midwife toad genus. The family is mostly found in Europe but there are a few species in Northern African and historically in the middle east.


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