Jul 17, 2011

Ugly winners

The conservation organization Amphibian Ark just concluded a photography contest for its calendar for next year, and I'm pleased to report that ugly frogs were not entirely overlooked. That's a shovelhead treefrog, a species I was previously unaware of. And our old friend the purple frog of India got an honorable mention:

If it had been an ugly contest instead, that one would deserve a grand prize.

-Wombat (No Relation)


Land Between the Lakes said...

Wow, it looks like it is about to pop.

Anonymous said...

Looks like a pair of hippo twins joined at the head.

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Really ugly!! But at the same time they are cute)) But I wouldn't be happy to meet them in reality))