Paedophryne Amauensis •

Last update: April 9th, 2020 at 6:00 am

Paedophryne Amauensis

Paedophryne Amauensis doesn’t have a layman name yet, but it is a species of frogs discovered in Papua New Guinea in 2009 and officially described at the start of 2012. At 7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches), it is considered the world’s smallest known vertebrate. They live in the leaf litter of tropical forests.

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