Amphibians include frogs, toads, salamanders and caecilians. The word means double life – many species spend part of their life in aquatic (water) and terrestrial (land) environments.
The list below largely follows Darrel Frost's Amphibian Species of the World (
ASW), Version 5.5 (31 January 2011). Another classification, which largely
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The largest living amphibian, the Chinese giant salamander can reach lengths of
1.8 metres. 3. Sagalla Caecilian. Boulengerula niedeni. Conservation Attention ...
Introduction to Ambhibian animals: About 4,500 species of amphibians live on
Earth today, many fewer than the number known only from fossils.
What is an amphibian? Kids learn about these cold blooded animals including
salamanders, frogs, and toads. Lifecycle such as tadpole and metamorphosis.
Or click on a family name below to view an alphabetical list of all the species in
that family. The total number of amphibian species is currently 7,473 (Nov 27, ...
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List reports that
an estimated ~8,700 reptiles, ~6,340 amphibians and ~30,000 fish have been ...
Amphibians. Gaa_all_species_without_legend Included in the IUCN Red List is
the comprehensive assessment of the conservation status of the world's 6,000+ ...