glass frog

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in the forests of venezuela, there’s a rare frog that offers views i never dreamt of: the glass frog (cochranella antisthenesi) is partly transparent and lets you see directly into its interior.

glass frog

in this picture by h. & h.j. koch, you can see a female and her eggs.

more information on the family of glass frogs (wikipedia): de, en

update: there’s a new post on glass frogs, that you might be interested in!

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3 comments on “glass frog

  1. Very, very cool :)
  2. do you know h. & h.j. website? i really want know incredible glass frogs!!!!
  3. their full names are "heidi & hans-jürgen koch", but i coudln't find a web address.

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