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Raila g/andll/oul .................... ... 85 85. Jlinu()us front below eye 10 below rear of eardrum. . Rmw /merima CI//ata Upper lip barred with black and white .... Rww haramica '6. Pad of longest linger aboUl same width as eardrum ...... .... Philalllll S spp. \ Pad of longest tinger much nnrrower thnll eardrum 87. Legs rather short: skin rough ................. Legs long: skin smooth ......... ......... . 88. Snout sharply pointed Snout nm poimed . .. ......... 87 ....... lngl'l"(//w haflll'luiJ ..........

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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