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Frogs Glossary

 
With this page you will learn many terms that are associated with frogs.
 
Anterior
Towards the front of the frog in question.
 
Aquatic
This is a frog that lives and spends the majority of its time in the water.
 
Caudal
In the direction of the tail of the frog.
 
Dorsal
The back of the frog.
 
Femur
A relatively large bone in the thigh of a frog.
 
Lateral
The side of a frog.
 
Pads
Pads are found at the end of the toes on a frog. They assist the frog in climbing objects such as trees.
 
Submerged
Occurs when a frog is completely underneath the water.
 
Terrestrial
Refers to an animal (in this case a frog) that lives solely on land.
 
Ventral
The lower part or belly of a frog.
 
 
 
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