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Wolverine Frog


Harvard biologists have described a bizarre, hairy frog with cat-like extendable claws. Trichobatrachus robustus actively breaks its own bones to produce claws that puncture their way out of the frog's toe pads, probably when it is threatened.

Link to New Scientist Article

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Woah, that is so cool. Maybe Josh and I can celebrate our next anniversary in Cameroon looking for these guys. Thanks for posting.

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