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One Of 5 “Lost” Amphibian Species Recently Rediscovered

See-Through Frog

Photograph Found On National Geoographic's Site: Courtesy Of Eli Greenbaum

 

Not seen since the 1950’s, this remarkable see-through frog, which is pregnant bursting with eggs, is one of five “lost” amphibian species recently discovered in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).  For more information about this five new discoveries, go to: Lost Frogs Found Article.

NOTE: A mass extinction to many amphibians is occurring right now due to habitat loss, pollution, climate change and an exotic fungus called “chytrid fungus“, which is a result of global warming.

Click On The Photos Below – To Read About The Other 4 Frogs Rediscovered!

High-Altitude Frog

Fingernail-Sized Frog

Forest Survivor Frog

Puddle Frog