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The frequent visual appeal of frogs with deformed our bodies has generated a lot press assurance during the last decade. Frogs with additional limbs or digits, lacking limbs or digits, or misaligned appendages bring up an alarming query: "Are deformed people next?" Taking a clean examine this hectic environmental challenge, this reference offers a balanced evaluate of the technology in the back of the malformed frog phenomenon. Bringing jointly facts from ecology, parasitology, and different disciplines, Michael Lannoo considers the prospective explanations of those deformities, tells which frogs were affected, and addresses questions about what those malformations may possibly suggest to human populations. that includes high quality radiographic photographs, Malformed Frogs means that our concentration may be on discovering useful strategies, a key component to so one can be controlling chemical, nutrient, and pesticide runoff into wetlands.

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