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

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