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US biologists discover three new toad species

US biologists discover three new toad species

The discoveries, detailed in a paper published in science journal, are extremely rare in the US. reports Xinhua news agency.

Jul 24, 2017, 10:50 AM IST
Recently-discovered Australian spider can eat toads, swim

Recently-discovered Australian spider can eat toads, swim

This creature, named Dolomedes briangreenei, is around the size of a human palm and can locate its prey by detecting vibrations while skimming around on the surface.  

Mar 10, 2016, 22:05 PM IST

Climate change affects toads, salamanders: Study

Climate change is affecting the breeding cycles of toads and salamanders, said researchers.

Dec 15, 2010, 09:49 AM IST

Common toads `can detect earthquakes in advance`

Believe it or not, common toads
can detect quakes up to five days in advance, say scientists.

Mar 31, 2010, 14:18 PM IST