Hochstetter's Frog

Leiopelma hochstetteri

Summary 2

Hochstetter's frog (Leiopelma hochstetteri) is a primitive frog native to New Zealand, one of only four extant species belonging to the taxonomic family Leiopelmatidae. It is named after the German geologist Ferdinand von Hochstetter.

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  1. (c) Sara Smerdon, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/3313690
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leiopelma_hochstetteri

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