Monday, April 27, 2015

Fact of the Day: Fossil Frog

While frogs might seem like many species, there are actually one biological order known as Anura. The first frogs emerged through evolution around the early Triassic period. Dinosaurs didn't make it to the world until the late Triassic. 

18 comments:

Mary Kirkland said...

I didn't know that.

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Awesome to know! TFS!

Bob Bushell said...

He's Cute.

Pilar Domínguez said...

I am scared of this type of green frogs because when I was a child my father told me they are poisonous.Very interesting question, Adam. Kisses:)

DeniseinVA said...

Fascinating! I have always liked the little critters.

Stephanie Faris said...

That is a GREEN frog!

Just Keepin It Real, Folks! said...

He sure looks comfy on that branch.

Pat Hatt said...

They are some ancient animals

Christine said...

wow, they are old

jaybird said...

We have housed many, many different types of frogs in my house. My daughter is obsessed with them.

FilipBlog said...

Perfect green frog.

Greetings,
Filip

Sakuranko said...

Wow that means the frogs are very old
Very interesting fact sweetie
xx

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Paulina Mo, lilbitsofchic.com said...

Interesting fact!

~Pau
www.lilbitsofchic.com

Al Penwasser said...

So, Kermit is just a mutated version from the Muppet Species?

stephen Hayes said...

I didn't know they'd been around that long.

bj said...

hmmm....interesting

Linda said...

Interesting fact; and I love frogs.

Linda said...

Interesting fact; and I love frogs.