- Biologists' discovery of striped newt at Dixie excites many Updated: Aug-16-15 1:59 am
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The early-May trip to Dixie Plantation was intended to be one of fun, educational exploration, not serious scientific discovery.
- OSU gets grant to update fish, amphibian, reptile collection Updated: Aug-11-15 12:28 pm
STILLWATER, Oklahoma - The National Science Foundation has awarded a $422,000 grant to Oklahoma State University's Department of Integrative Biology to update facilities that house its fish, amphibian and reptile specimens.
- Parasite yet another threat to already troubled amphibians Updated: Aug-10-15 3:56 pm
WASHINGTON - Scientists have identified a new problem for amphibians, which are already shrinking in numbers: A parasite is infesting tadpoles worldwide.
- Cuban tree frog: Invasive species takes over resident's yard Updated: Aug-01-15 1:37 am
WINTER HAVEN, Florida - Over the past year, Barb Stall has noticed an increase in the frog population at her home on Lake Jessie. But they are not the frogs she usually sees, these guys are whitish in color and something of a pest.