“Meet the frog that can sit on a thumbnail”

Bbc.co.uk – Mar 2017 – India

Four new species of frog have been discovered in the forests of India. What makes these species special, is their unique miniature size.

Among some of the smallest known frog species discovered, the amphibians live on the forest floors making insect-like calls to one another during the night.

It has been noted that the frogs are comfortably able to sit on a coin or thumbnail, emphasizing their limited size.

Although it took scientists several years of exploration to find the species, they are surprised to find actually how abundant they are. We guess they may well have been very hard to see if you weren’t specifically looking for them!

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