Amphibian Families and Species

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

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