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Rarely growing larger than a foot (30 centimeters) in length, the Axolotl is one of nature’s smaller bundles of amazing. An endangered species in their native Mexico, these amphibians are a species of salamander that never undergoes metamorphosis and therefore remains gilled and aquatic for its entire life.

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blue poison dart frog (Dendrobates azureus) is listed as Vulnerable, but if rainforest deforestation continues, its status will become more critical.

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Green Poison Arrow Frog, we have 4 of these guys at the wildlife center (my work) and they're pretty awesome, so small and colorful that they don't look real

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Looks like this was the inspiration for the character, Toothless, on "How to train your dragon"

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from Live Science

Photos: The New Amphibian Tree of Life

Emperor Newts (also known as the Mandarin newts or Mandarin salamanders) live in the high mountain province of Yunnan, China. They inhabit pools and slow-moving streams in subtropical forests.

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from the Guardian

Amphibians facing 'terrifying' rate of extinction

The Amazon Milk Frog (by Adrien Sifre) - beautiful, but one of many creatures on this planet threatened by deforestation & warming climates. Caused by over-population of mankind. 7 billion today...what about in 20 years?

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