Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum

Dicroglossidae

Photo credit: Marcus Chua
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum/Division:Chordata
Class:Amphibia
Order:Anura
Family:Dicroglossidae

Description

This is a family of ground-dwelling frogspreviously placed in the family Ranidae. Recent molecular studies suggest that these frogs are a distinct group from the true frogs. Forked-tonged Frogs are usually found within the vicinity of water bodies.



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