01-02-2015, 10:04 AM #1
Fangs, tadpoles....ladies & gentlemen, Limnonectes larvaepartus!
Bizarre frog found with FANGS is the only amphibian to give birth to tadpoles without laying eggs
• Limnonectes larvaepartus is the only frog species to give birth to tadpoles
• It is one of 10 or 12 species that has evolved internal fertilisation
• Unusual behaviour was studied in the Indonesian rainforest
• Males have two 'fangs' that are used in fighting to avoid being eaten