Tag Archives: Vertebrates

14Mar/21

Lingnan University scholar discovers novel reproductive behaviour in native frog species

The Science Unit of Lingnan University (LU) in Hong Kong has reported a novel form of reproductive behaviour observed in a native frog species, Lau’s Leaf Litter Toad (Leptobrachella laui). Unconventionally, the female frog positions herself on top of the male, which is a reverse of the more usual mating arrangement. Continue reading

29Mar/16

Sleep the night surrounded by sharks at the Paris aquarium

Airbnb and the Aquarium of Paris offer contest winners a night underwater sleeping with sharks and create a research platform for “misunderstood” shark species.

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