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Centrolene

Centrolene is a genus of glass frogs in the family Centrolenidae. The adult males are characterized by having a humeral spine, as most members of this family. The delimitation of this genus versus Cochranella is not fully resolved, and some speci ...

Dendrophryniscus

Until 2012, the genus Dendrophryniscus included the species now separated to the genus Amazophrynella. This was based on molecular genetic evidence that indicated deep divergence between an Amazonian and an Atlantic Forest clade, the latter retai ...

Engystomops

Engystomops is a genus of frogs in the family Leptodactylidae. They are known commonly as foam frogs or tungara frogs, though the latter name most commonly refers to Engystomops pustulosus. They are native to the Americas from southern Mexico sou ...

Gastrotheca testudinea

Gastrotheca testudinea is a species of frog in the family Hemiphractidae. It has a widespread latitudinal range along the eastern slopes of the Andes of Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia. An arboreal direct-development marsupial frog, G. testudinea dwel ...

Hemiphractus proboscideus

Hemiphractus proboscideus, or the Sumaco horned treefrog, is a species of frog in the Hemiphractidae family. It is found in the upper Amazon basin in extreme southwestern Colombia, Ecuador, and northern Peru.

Hyloxalus

Hyloxalus is a genus of poison dart frogs. The genus is distributed in Central and South America, from Panama south to Peru, along with Venezuela, Colombia, and Ecuador. They also inhabit the eastern foothills of the Andes in Bolivia to Venezuela ...

Hyloxalus bocagei

Hyloxalus bocagei is a species of frog in the family Dendrobatidae. It is found on the northeastern side of the Andes in Ecuador and in Colombia. The specific name bocagei honors Jose Vicente Barbosa du Bocage, a Portuguese zoologist. Common name ...

Hyloxalus pulchellus

Hyloxalus pulchellus is a species of frog in the family Dendrobatidae from northern Ecuador and southern Colombia. Colombina source does not include Nariño but does include Putumayo Department.

Oreobates

Oreobates is a frog genus of in the Craugastoridae family. Most species were formerly in the genus Ischnocnema, but were moved to this revalidated genus following a 2006 revision. Its sister taxon is Lynchius. These frogs are found in the lower s ...

Oreobates quixensis

Oreobates quixensis is a frog species in the Craugastoridae family. It is found in the upper Amazon Basin in Bolivia, western Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. It is a very common terrestrial frog of primary and secondary tropical moist forest ...

Pristimantis

Pristimantis is a very large genus of frogs distributed in the southern Caribbean and in Central and South America from Honduras to northern Argentina and southern Brazil. With 546 described species, Pristimantis had more species than any other g ...

Strabomantis cornutus

Strabomantis cornutus is a species of frog in the family Craugastoridae. It is found along the eastern flank of the Andes of Ecuador and Colombia north to Caqueta Department. Common name Rio Suno robber frog has been coined for it. It has been co ...

Bohmes gecko

For the Asian species called Bohmes gecko, see Gekko boehmei Bohmes gecko, also commonly known as the Morocco wall gecko, is a species of lizard in the family Phyllodactylidae. The species is endemic to western North Africa, where it is found in ...

Tarentola protogigas

Tarentola protogigas is a species of geckos in the family Phyllodactylidae. The species is endemic to Cape Verde, where it is found on the islands Fogo, Brava and the smaller Ilheus Secos The species was named by Ulrich Joger in 1984.

Australopithecus afarensis

Australopithecus afarensis is an extinct hominin that lived between 3.9 and 2.9 million years ago in Africa. A. afarensis was slenderly built, like the younger Australopithecus africanus. A. afarensis is thought to be more closely related to the ...

Alicia mirabilis

Alicia mirabilis, commonly known as the berried anemone, is a species of sea anemone in the family Aliciidae. It changes shape as night falls expanding its column and tentacles to catch its food. It can be found in the Azores, Portugal, Spain and ...

Chiasmodon niger

The black swallower, Chiasmodon niger, is a species of deep sea fish in the family Chiasmodontidae. It is known for its ability to swallow fish larger than itself. It has a worldwide distribution in tropical and subtropical waters, in the mesopel ...

Funchalia

Funchalia is a genus of deep-water prawns of the family Penaeidae. Six species are currently recognised: Funchalia meridionalis Lenz & Strunck, 1914 Funchalia danae Burkenroad, 1940 Funchalia sagamiensis Fujino, 1975 Funchalia taaningi Burkenroad ...

Halosaurus

Halosaurus is a genus of fish in the family Halosauridae. This genus currently contains the following recognized species: Halosaurus pectoralis McCulloch, 1926 Goanna fish Halosaurus johnsonianus Vaillant, 1888 Sahara Halosaur Halosaurus attenuat ...

Nesiarchus nasutus

Nesiarchus nasutus, the Black gemfish, is a species of snake mackerel found in tropical and subtropical waters in most parts of the world, though not in east Pacific and north Indian waters. It occurs at depths of from 200 to 1.200 metres though ...

Notoscopelus caudispinosus

Notoscopelus caudispinosus is a species of lanternfish in the family Myctophidae. It is found in the eastern and western Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean and parts of the Pacific Ocean. It spends the day below 1.000 m, rising towards the surface ...

Diretmus argenteus

The silver spinyfin is a spinyfin of the genus Diretmus, found around the world except the Mediterranean, at depths down to 2.000 m. It belongs to the monotypic genus Diretmus. Their length is between 30 and 40 cm. The silver spinyfin is a widely ...

Allocasuarina acuaria

Allocasuarina acuaria is a shrub of the genus Allocasuarina native to the Wheatbelt, Goldfields-Esperance and Great Southern regions of Western Australia. The dioecious shrub typically grows to a height of 1 to 3 metres 3 to 10 ft. The cone is of ...

Allocasuarina acutivalvis

Allocasuarina acutivalvis is a shrub or tree of the genus Allocasuarina native to the Wheatbelt, Goldfields-Esperance and Mid West regions of Western Australia. The dioecious shrub or tree typically grows to a height of 2.5 to 8 metres 8 to 26 ft ...

Allocasuarina campestris

Allocasuarina campestris, commonly known as the Shrubby she-oak, is a shrub of the she-oak family Casuarinaceae native to Western Australia. The dioecious or monoecious shrub typically grows to a height of 1 to 3 metres 3 to 10 ft and produces re ...

Allocasuarina thuyoides

Allocasuarina thuyoides, commonly known as the horned sheoak, is a shrub of the genus Allocasuarina native to a large area in the Mid West, Wheatbelt, South West and Goldfields-Esperance regions of Western Australia. The monoecious or dioecious s ...

Baloskion longipes

Baloskion longipes, common name dense cordrush, is a dioecious perennial herb in the Restionaceae family, found in southeastern New South Wales. It has cauline sheaths which usually have a few very short hairs on the margins. The culms are erect ...

Eucalyptus × balanopelex

Eucalyptus × balanopelex is a mallee that is endemic to a small area of the south-west of Western Australia. It has smooth bark, broadly lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds in groups of seven, creamy-white flowers and hemispherical fruit. It i ...

Eucalyptus × conjuncta

Eucalyptus × conjuncta is a species of flowering plant that is endemic to a small area of New South Wales. It is a tree with rough stringy bark, lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds in groups of eleven or more, white flowers and cup-shaped or h ...

Eucalyptus aspratilis

Eucalyptus aspratilis, commonly known as the soak yate or inland mallee-yate, is a mallee that is endemic to Western Australia. It has rough bark near its base, smooth silvery greyish bark above, lance-shaped adult leaves, pendulous buds in group ...

Eucalyptus assimilans

Eucalyptus assimilans is a tree that is endemic to Western Australia. It has smooth white or greyish bark shed in long ribbons, lance-shaped and curved leaves, buds in groups of seven in leaf axils and conical fruit.

Eucalyptus atrata

Eucalyptus atrata, commonly known as the Herberton ironbark or blue-leaved ironbark, is a small tree that is endemic to Queensland. It has hard, black "ironbark" on the trunk and all but the thinnest branches, lance-shaped adult leaves, buds usua ...

Eucalyptus barberi

Eucalyptus barberi, commonly known as Barbers gum, is a tree or mallee that is endemic to Tasmania. It has mostly smooth, greyish bark, elliptic to lance-shaped or curved adult leaves, diamond-shaped or club-shaped buds in groups of seven in leaf ...

Eucalyptus bensonii

Eucalyptus bensonii, commonly known as Bensons stringybark, is a small tree or mallee that is endemic to New South Wales. It has rough grey or brown stringy bark on the trunk and larger branches, smooth bark on the thinnest branches, broadly lanc ...

Eucalyptus blaxellii

Eucalyptus blaxellii, commonly known as the Howatharra mallee, is a mallee that is endemic to Western Australia. It has smooth bark, linear to narrow lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds arranged in groups of seven, white flowers and cup-shaped ...

Eucalyptus burgessiana

Eucalyptus burgessiana, commonly known as the Faulconbridge mallee ash, is a small tree or mallee that is endemic to New South Wales. It has smooth bark, narrow lance-shaped or curved adult leaves, flower buds arranged in groups of between seven ...

Eucalyptus canobolensis

Eucalyptus canobolensis, commonly known as the Mount Canobolas candlebark or silver-leaf candlebark, is a species of tree that is endemic to a small area of New South Wales in eastern Australia. It is a small tree with smooth bark on the trunk an ...

Eucalyptus capitanea

Eucalyptus capitanea, commonly known as the desert ridge-fruited mallee, is a species of mallee that is endemic to South Australia. It often has rough, flaky bark on the lower part of the trunk, smooth bark above, lance-shaped adult leaves, ribbe ...

Eucalyptus conspicua

Eucalyptus conspicua, commonly known as Gippsland swamp-box, is a species of small tree that is endemic to southeastern Australia. It has rough, thick, fibrous bark from the trunk to its small branches, lance-shaped to curved adult leaves, flower ...

Eucalyptus conveniens

Eucalyptus conveniens is a species of small mallee or shrub that is endemic to a small area on the west coast of Western Australia. It has smooth bark, sometimes with a short stocking of rough bark near its base, lance-shaped to egg-shaped or ell ...

Eucalyptus copulans

Eucalyptus copulans is a species of small, critically endangered tree only known in the wild from one or two individual plants in the Blue Mountains of New South Wales. It has smooth bark, usually with several main stems, lance-shaped adult leave ...

Eucalyptus corticosa

Eucalyptus corticosa, also known as Creswick apple-box or Olinda box is a species of small tree that is endemic to a small area in south-eastern New South Wales in Australia. It has rough, fibrous bark on the trunk and branches, dull green, lance ...

Eucalyptus costuligera

Eucalyptus costuligera is a species of small tree that is endemic to the Kimberley region of Western Australia. It has short-fibrous or flaky bark on the trunk and branches, bluish, lance-shaped adult leaves, club-shaped flower buds in branched o ...

Eucalyptus croajingolensis

Eucalyptus croajingolensis, commonly known as the East Gippsland peppermint or Gippsland peppermint, is a species of tree that is endemic to southeastern Australia. It has rough, short-fibrous bark on the trunk and larger branches, sometimes smoo ...

Eucalyptus cypellocarpa

Eucalyptus cypellocarpa, commonly known as mountain grey gum, mountain gum, monkey gum or spotted mountain grey gum, is a species of straight, smooth-barked forest tree that is endemic to southeastern Australia. It has relatively large, lance-sha ...

Eucalyptus delicata

Eucalyptus delicata is a species of tree that is endemic to Western Australia. It has rough, fibrous to scaly bark on the trunk, smooth white to greyish bark above, linear to narrow lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds in groups of between seve ...

Eucalyptus depauperata

Eucalyptus depauperata is a species of mallee that is endemic to the south-west of Western Australia. It has spindly stems with smooth bark, linear to narrow elliptic adult leaves, flower buds in groups of seven, usually lemon-yellow flowers and ...

Eucalyptus dolichocera

Eucalyptus dolichocera is a species of mallee that is endemic to Western Australia. It has rough, ribbony bark near the base, smooth grey to brownish above, lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds arranged in groups of seven, yellow to cream-colou ...

Eucalyptus dura

Eucalyptus dura is a species of small to medium sized tree that is endemic to south-eastern Queensland. It has rough, dark grey to black "ironbark", lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds in groups of seven, white flowers and conical fruit.

Eucalyptus extensa

Eucalyptus extensa is a species of mallet that is endemic to Western Australia. It has smooth bark, lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds in groups of seven, yellowish green flowers and hemispherical fruit with the valves extended well beyond th ...