Dec 23, 2020
The purple frog (Nasikabatrachus sahyadrensis) was only
described by scientists in 2003. Naturalists actually knew about it
- knew a little about it - way back in the early 20th century, but
its existence had been kind of forgotten. And even now, we don't
know much more than a little about it. But what we do know is
enough to make it a pretty remarkable frog ...
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Recordings of purple frogs calling are by
Thomas A, Suyesh R, Biju S, Bee M, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Opening & Closing Themes: Running Waters and
Acoustic Meditation by Audionautix (Jason Shaw), from
audionautix.com. CC BY 3.0.