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A sea of tadpoles

Observed: 24th April 2011 By: Nature girl
Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
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Description:

There's a very healthy population of toads here. When they emerge in the late spring, you can't move without treading on one!

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Toad tadpoles

As you point out, toad tadpoles are black whilst frog tadpoles are brown. Frog tadpoles are also fatter and larger.

Graham Banwell

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