Examples of Different Amphibian Abnormalities

All photos credit: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

 
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Surficial Abnormality -
Abnormal pigmentation from old wound
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Surficial Abnormality -
Fluid filled cyst
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Surficial Abnormality -
Hard cyst
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Surficial Abnormality -
Severe edema of the hind limbs
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Surficial Abnormality -
Abnormal pigment. Albino
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Infectious Disease Perkinsus like protozoan organism infection -
example 1
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Infectious Disease Perkinsus like protozoan organism infection -
example 2
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Infectious Disease -
Ichthyophonus infection
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Skeletal Malformation -
Taumelia of both hindlimbs
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Skeletal Malformation -
Amelia - example 1
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Skeletal Malformation -
Amelia - example 2
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Skeletal Malformation -
Amelia - example 3
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Skeletal Malformation -
Polymelia
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Skeletal Malformation -
Micromelia with all limb elements shrunken - example 1
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Skeletal Malformation -
Micromelia with all limb elements shrunken -
example 2
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Skeletal Malformation -
Micromelia with all limb elements shrunken - example 3
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Skeletal Malformation -
Hemimelia with shrunken calf and foot and normal length thigh
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Skeletal Malformation -
Syndactyly
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Skeletal Malformation -
Anteversion
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Skeletal Malformation -
Brachygnathia

Skeletal Malformation - Microcephaly
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Skeletal Malformation -
Scoliosis
(not currently available)
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Skeletal Malformation -
Lordosis - example 1
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Skeletal Malformation -
Lordosis - example 2
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Skeletal Malformation -
Cutaneous fusion of left hind limb
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Unclear Etiology -
Ectromelia - example 1
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Unclear Etiology -
Ectromelia - example 2
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Skeletal Injury -
Ectromelia - example 1
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Skeletal Injury -
Ectromelia - example 2
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Skeletal Injury -
Brachydactyly and Ectrodactyly
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Eye Abnormality -
Anopthalmia
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Eye Abnormality -
Black Eye - example 1
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Eye Abnormality -
Black Eye - example 2
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Eye Abnormality -
Black Eye - example 3
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Eye Abnormality -
Reduced pigment
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Surficial Abnormality -
Bifurcated Tail
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Unclear Etiology -
Brachydactyly
 
 
Last updated: February 13, 2013