Scientists find 12 new frog species

NEW DELHI – Years of combing tropical mountain forests, shining flashlights under rocks and listening for croaks in the night have paid off for a team of Indian scientists, which has discovered 12 new frog species plus three others thought to have been extinct. It’s a discovery the team hopes will bring attention to India’s amphibians and their role in gauging the health of the environment.

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Scientists find 12 new frog species

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