Malformed Amphibian Photos

These photos of a Northern Leopard Frog were
sent to us from a family in Minnesota.

Metamorphosis was disrupted in this Northern Leopard Frog.
It didn't reabsorb its tail, and kept its tadpole mouth and gills.


This Northern Leopard Frog is missing
its back left leg.
E Magazine, March/April 1997

This toad has an extra back leg extending from its right side.


What happened to these frogs?
The St. Paul Pioneer Press, 9-30-97


The St. Paul Pioneer Press

This frog has an extra set of hind legs extending from its stomach.

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