The Hillwood Herald is the news blog of Hillwood Academic Day School. Written and published by the school’s upper grades (fifth through eighth), this blog tracks student, staff, and family happenings at the school.
Friday, April 24, 2015
A frog was found in Costa Rica looks like Kermit the Frog
This article is about a frog being discovered in Costa Rica looking like Kermit the frog which is from a television show and movie the Muppet's from 1955. This frog is around one inch long so it is very small. The species of the frog is a glass frog and the scientific name of the frog is Hyalinobatrachium dianae. The frog got its name is because it is translucent just like glass. You could also see its organs. The glass frog is green and it has white eyes that bulge out. The glass frog also makes a whistling noise to attract female glass frogs it sounds kind of like a insect according to a researcher named Brian Kubicki. If you want to learn or find out more about this article go to Dogo News.com.