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San Francisco State University

Rana similis

Caption: Rana similis, a frog species found in the Philippines. The survey conducted by Vance Vredenburg and colleagues found that this species has one of the highest infection levels of the chytrid fungus in Asia and is potentially threatened by the disease.

Credit: R. Brown, University of Kansas

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