NEW SPECIES PHOTOS: Meet the Tiny Toadlet (and Froglet)

  NEW SPECIES PHOTOS: Meet the Tiny Toadlet (and Froglet)
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In Western Australia, Northwestern Kimberley's isolation has allowed many frog and reptiles species to evolve relatively undisturbed for millions of years (above, a Kimberley waterfall). But the region is now under pressure from tourism, introduction of cattle, and soon, the invasive cane toad. (See Australia's 'Road Warrior' Cane Toads Get Arthritis.)

Despite potential threats, Kimberley's high rainfall supports a rich diversity of frogs and reptiles, and scientists suspect there are more new species to be found.
—Photograph from AP
 
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