Frogs are a diverse and largely carnivorous group of short-bodied, tailless
amphibians ... Warty species of frog tend to be called toads but the distinction
between ... The eggs hatch into aquatic l...
Neotenous Frog I've heard it called a pollywog or a tadpole, but there's probably
a more scientific name.
May 6, 2013 ... Have you ever wondered how a tadpole turns into frog? ... turns into a frog is
called metamorphosis, and it is an amazing transformation. ... At this point, the
tadpole's gills have disappeared, and its lungs have enlarged.
All frogs start life as aquatic tadpoles, breathing underwater through internal gills
and their skin. ... Most frogs loose their gills when they metaorphise. ... Anurans
have much more complex lungs then other amphibians, such as salamanders, ...
When Frogs mate, the male frog tends to clasp the female underneath in an
embrace called ... Some have very unusual ways of caring for their young. ... The
lucky ones that actually manage to hatch still start out on a journey of many perils.
... The tadpole at this point consists of poorly developed gills, a mouth, and a tail.
Toads in North America are from a family of frogs called Bufonidae. .... a larva
called tadpoles or pollywogs. which have a tail but no legs, have gills like a fish, ...
Frogs still in the larval stage, called tadpoles, are very different in outward ... Most
notable is the presence of gills instead of lungs during this stage. ... Compared
with many other amphibians, frogs have relatively well-developed and complex ...
They breathe with gills and swim using a tail. As they ... a froglet. It still has part of
its tail , ... Adult frogs have long, powerful jumping legs and a very short backbone
. They follow a ... When a frog egg hatches the animal is called. a froglet, a ...
All frogs begin their lives as tadpoles that breathe underwater using their skin
and gills. As the frog grows, lungs begin to develop and the frog loses its gills at it
Frogs lay eggs, and when the eggs hatch a frog is called a tadpole. The tadpole
has poorly developed gills, a tail and a mouth. It generally stays near the ...