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These frogs have pointy, hardened snouts allowing them to burrow head first into the ground (Harper et al., 2010). There is one genus (Hemisus) and nine species currently in this family.
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C. Michael Hogan commented on "Range Description":
African Amphibians Lifedesk also sets forth additional detail here that is useful in grasping the total range picture.
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C. Michael Hogan marked "Range Description" as visible on the "Hemisus marmoratus (Peters, 1854)" page.
C. Michael Hogan marked "Range Description" as hidden on the "Hemisus marmoratus (Peters, 1854)" page.
C. Michael Hogan marked the English common name "Shovel-nosed frog" from "Hemisus marmoratus (Peters, 1854)" as untrusted.
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