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

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