Fun Frog Fact Friday

There are approximately 4,740 species of frogs in the world, only 90 species found in the U.S. However, there are still new species being found. For example, this species of Dancing Frogs was recently discovered in an Indian jungle mountain. Or this Helen’s flying frog which was found in Vietnam. Have a great weekend!  http://www.defenders.org/frogs/basic-facts/http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/extinction-countdown/2014/05/12/new-dancing-frogs-discovered/http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/burma-s-new-species-showcased-by-world-wildlife-fund-1.2666073… Continue reading Fun Frog Fact Friday

Species Highlight “Dendrobates leucomelas”

I chose the Dendrobates leucomelas as my first species highlight because it was my first type of frog.  They make very good starter frogs seeing that they are very hardy, entertaining and due to their colors they are easy to keep an eye on.   Found: Originally found in Venezuela, but can be found in…… Continue reading Species Highlight “Dendrobates leucomelas”