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Old 04-14-2010, 09:02 PM   #1
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Frog tadpoles 'scream' underwater discover scientists
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BBC - Earth News - Frog tadpoles 'scream' underwater discover scientists
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Tadpoles of one frog species let out an audible "scream" when they come under attack, scientists have discovered.

They only make the noise, described as a brief, clear metallic sound made up of a series of notes, when in distress.

It is the first time any vertebrate larva has been found to...
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I'll be thinking about that the next time I net a few... Tiny little voices yelling out "Here she comes again....."
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