Posts from the ‘frogs’ Category

discoverynews:

Madagascar’s New Animal Haven

The newly established Makira Natural Park is now Madagascar’s largest protected area. The hope is that the park will protect hundreds of unique species that live in the northeastern part of the island nation.

Makira Natural Park now represents the center of biodiversity conservation for the nation.

there are more cool animals…

The best part about preserves in Madagascar is that the ports will close before any epidemic can reach them.

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7000th amphibian characterised

According to AmphibiaWeb the ‘glass frog’ species centrolene sibini is the 7000th species of amphibian to be identified. Three of the seven thousand have been characterised since 1985; equivalent to a new species every three days. Amphibulous.