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Are kllO\\1l on l) from coastal areas of Sanl\\a"Adult~ andJlllcniks live in the fore~tlloor karlittcr. \\hcre the) feed on rather large in~ech. The frog'i sit peculiarJ) erel·l. but bO\\ 10\\ into it crouch when disturbed b) a heu\ ~ foolstC'p or a tlashligh!. With their ~knder. hurt hind limbs. the~e frog~ arc t'apahlc only of shan hop~. The c

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