Amphibian Families and Species

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DescriptionFamily/Speciescommon name
thin/flat/long body, rl-bluish gray mixsmall-mouthed salamander
four toes, very smalldwarf salamander
smaller spadefoodsmaller spadefoot
explosive breeders, quick metamorphisspadefoot toads
oval/crescent paratoid, L's bosswoodhouse's toad
long legstoprical frogs
small and warty, round paratoidtexas toad
tiny fore limb, guttedthree-toes amphiuma
nasolabial groovelungless salamanders
chin cheek sacsmexican treefrog
 frogs and toads
two gamma bossgulf coast toad
non-extensive webbing, long back legs, triangle behind eyenorthern cricket frog
paratoid glands secrete toxin, warty skintrue toads
retain gills, vertical/paddle tail, spottedgulf coast waterdog
 mole salamanders
thicker/flatter, pointy facedsheep frog
lungless, pedomorphic, retain larval characteristics
streamline, parallel dorsal lines, spotted, rl-yellow dorsal ridgesouthern leopard frog
x on back, banded legsspring peeper
 southern dusky salamander
thick bodied, triangle forehead spotstrecker's chorus frog
tympanic membrane not as big as eye, direct development
white stripe on sidegreen treefrog
DescriptionFamily/Speciescommon name
camo, tan/brown alternate, rl- large yellow spotstiger salamander
spots, rl-yellow spotsspotted salamander
look like rhinophrynidae, neck foldnarrow mouthed toads
always in water, webby hind limbs, stipes on back, dorsal lateral ridgestrue frogs
larger spadefootlarger spadefoot
lots of little spots
small and gutted, white lipsmexican white-lipped frog
retain gills, vertical/paddle tail, spottedmudpuppies, waterdogs
 lesser siren
larger toe pads, disc and webbingpatterns on backs
explosive breedersmexican burrowing toad
round paratoudred-spotted toad
semi circle bossgreat plains toad
fat balloon, rl- orange stripemexican burrowing toad
huge, green head in rlbullfrog
two dorsal, wider face spotrio grande leopard frog
respire through mouth and skinnewts
speckled, bluish gray bellyslimy salamander
looks albino, gills externaltexas blind salamander
largest, diminutive legsamphiumas
two fore limbssirens
expanded digits, longer legstree frogs
pointy nose
striped tail rl-silvery back patternmarbled salamander
no scalescaecilians

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