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By Author: Dr Jodi Rowley

Five new frog species discovered in fast-disappearing forests

The forests of central Vietnam & adjacent Cambodia are home to five new frog species that have hopefully been discovered in the nick of time

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 01 Mar 2016

Can frogs help combat the Zika virus?

Healthy frog populations may help keep disease-carrying mosquitos at bay, but not in the way you might expect.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 23 Feb 2016

Put your hands up and best foot forward

What can be revealed by looking at a frog's foot?

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 07 Jan 2016

Mountain-top frogs teetering on the edge

Two Asian frog species are now officially more threatened than the Giant Panda

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Timothy Cutajar, Category: AMRI, Date: 10 Dec 2015

A new species of frog discovered from the forests of Cambodia and Vietnam

A tiny little frog that looks almost the same as another species has just been revealed from the imperiled forests of Southeast Asia

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 16 Nov 2015

Three tiny, green-blooded frogs sing like birds

All three species of tiny, pointy snouted, green-blooded frogs from the forests of Vietnam have unique, bird-like calls

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 17 Sep 2015

AMRI ichthyologist awarded top honour

AMRI Senior Fellow Dr Jeff Leis receives the most prestigious award in fish systematics

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 04 Sep 2015

Robyn Williams presents the 2015 Annual Australian Museum Research Institute Address

Science broadcaster Robyn Williams AM delivers address and is honoured with the 2015 Australian Museum Lifetime Achievement Award

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 14 Aug 2015

Gone before we know they exist?

Unknown diversity of tiny brown frogs just discovered, but some undiscovered species may already be extinct.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: AMRI, Date: 01 Jun 2015

Frogs in the trees

In making the transition from the swamp to the tree-tops, different groups of frogs have evolved in remarkably similar ways.

By: Dr Jodi Rowley, Category: Science, Date: 21 Apr 2015