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Chemical Camo Helps Frog Pass as Ant

ants savanna frog chemical disguise secreted stinging

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 11 January 2014 - 08:50 PM

A chemical disguise secreted by this frog's skin allows the amphibian to live peaceably among fierce, stinging ants.

To protect itself and keep moist, the West African savanna frog spends its days - and much of the dry season - hiding in underground burrows. But it's usually not alone.

http://newswatch.nat...id-being-stung/

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Posted 13 January 2014 - 02:43 PM

Very cool! :tsu:

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