Amphibian Families and Species

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

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