Still so many species to discover: the example of frogs in Madagascar

Almost half of the 400 species of amphibians endemic to Madagascar have been described in just the past twenty years; last year alone, twenty new species of frogs were discovered.  We have so much more to learn.

Il reste encore tant d’espèces à découvrir : l’exemple des grenouilles de Madagascar (

Graph showing a very steep rise in the number of amphibians described from Madagascar
The number of amphibian species described from Madagascar keeps climbing