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Madagascar Frogs

Credit: Axel Strauss/WWF Madagascar.

Since 1999, scientists have discovered 615 new species of animals and plants on the island of Madagascar. Here we take a look at some of the amazing creatures…Read More »









revealed on the historically isolated island.

This new species of frog, Boophis lilianae, was formally identified in 2008.

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