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Submission + - Scientists name 7000th amphibian, up from 4000 in 1987 (mongabay.com)

Damien1972 writes: The number of amphibians described by scientists now exceeds 7,000, or roughly 3,000 more than were known just 25 years ago. A big boost to the effort has come from AmphibiaWeb, a project has sought to document every one of Earth's living frogs, salamanders, newts, and caecilians. But while new species are being discovered, others are disappearing — at least 150 species have gone extinct since the early 1980s.
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Scientists name 7000th amphibian, up from 4000 in 1987

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You mean you didn't *know* she was off making lots of little phone companies?

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