New Species

Some of the new species of 2017

While many frogs are facing extinction, scientists are still discovering new species. Here are some of the species they discovered last year.

The Amarakaeri Poison Dart Frog (Ameerega shihuemoy) was found in the Andes Mountains of Peru. Full article here 

Karaavali skittering frog (Euphlyctis karaavali) after Karaavali, the region in India where it was found. Full Article Here

A new genus of toad named the Puppet Toads and two new toad species. Full Article Here

The Ecuadorian Rain Frog (Pristimantis ecuadorensis) was found in the Ecuador’s cloud forests. Full Article Here

Two new Clown Frogs from the Amazon. Full Article Here

Yaku Glass Frog (Hyalinobatrachium yaku) was discovered in Ecucador. Full article here

New species of Monkey Frog (Phyllomedusa chaparroi). Read full article here. 

A new species of toad found in the United States – Dixie Valley Toad. Read full article here.

A new Poison Dart Frog from Colombia. Read full article here

A new species of Purple Frog. Read full article here.

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