A tadpole is the larval stage in the life cycle of an amphibian, particularly that of a
frog or toad. They are usually wholly aquatic, though some species have
tadpoles that are terrestrial. When fi...
Neotenous Frog I've heard it called a pollywog or a tadpole, but there's probably
a more scientific name.
These eggs have tiny tadpoles growing in them and are called frog spawn. ...
When they are born, frogs have gills like fish do to help them breathe underwater.
tadpole ... They still have their tails but now the tadpole has front legs too! froglet.
When a mom and dad frog get together, and they decide to have baby frogs they
... in the water are called spawn, and this is a result of the mom and dad frog
hugging. ... The tadpole will grow teeth, and have skin over its gills around 4
weeks. ... the ninth week it will resemble a frog more than a fish, but it will still
have its tail...
Aug 10, 2001 ... Bullfrogs and green frogs, although they have lungs and breathe air, ... Like fish,
they breath through gills rather than lungs. Tadpoles eventually transform
themselves through a process called metamorphosis into adult frogs.
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.
Read about taxonomy, life cycle, frog and toad comparisons, and their ... The
eggs are called Frog Spawn. They hatch into tadpoles (the larval stage) which
look like fish. The tadpoles have gills and a tail and special jaws for eating
vegetation. ... that Wood Frog embryos were learning to detect predators while
still in the egg!
Tadpoles are also called polliwogs. (The word ... Lungs begin to grow inside the
tadpole's body and the feathery gills disappear so that the tadpole will be able to
breathe air. ... When the tail is gone, the frog has completed its metamorphosis.
tadpole - (also called the polliwog) This stage hatches from the egg. The tadpole
... Tadpoles breathe using gills and have a tail. tadpole with legs ... froglet - In this
stage, the almost mature frog breathes with lungs and still has some of its tail.
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 ...