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    Talking Paedophryne dekot went a courtin and he did ride....a snail!!

    World's Smallest Frogs Tinier Than a Penny
    By Jennifer Welsh
    Published December 14, 2011
    | LiveScience


    The two new tiny frogs discovered in New Guinea, the tiniest in the world. The top frogs are examples of P. dekot and the lower two are P. verrucosa.

    Smaller than a penny, two newly discovered frog species are considered the smallest ever found. The pipsqueaks live in Papua New Guinea and run about 0.4 inches (8-to-9 millimeters) in length.

    The two species, Paedophryne dekot and Paedophryne verrucosa, are not only the smallest frogs ever discovered, they are also the smallest of a group of animals called tetrapods (four-legged animals with backbones). The duo rounds out the Paedophryne genus, which already contained two other, slightly larger, frog species first described in 2002....

    Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2011/...#ixzz1jGRMhgRJ


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    Awww. They are so cute!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cubby View Post
    Awww. They are so cute!
    I'm looking at my fingernail which is about the size of a penny and it's amazing to imagine one sitting on it.

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    They're cute!!! But I've found frogs around here that are that small. Maybe they were just babies??

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    There are more wonders in this world than we can even contemplate. Thanks steely I'm going to show this to my kids.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hopeful One View Post
    They're cute!!! But I've found frogs around here that are that small. Maybe they were just babies??
    Are you sure they weren't opposum babies?



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