Updated October 30th, 2002

Rainforest Ecosystems, Animal Diversity
            Encycloepdia of Biodiversity Vol 5, p. 1-11

Diversity of Frogs: Forgs are conspicuously species rich in tropical rainforests

    At a single site in Amazon rainforest in Santa Cecilia, 81 species of frogs have been recoreded. (This equals approximately to the number of frogs in the entire United States).