Did you know amphibians are divided into three main families: frogs and toads, salamanders and newts, and vertebrates called caecilians? This means there are currently 6,000 species of frogs and toads around the world but one tenth as many newts and salamanders. 

Learn more on the amphibians page about which amphibians go under metamorphosis, why they need to live near water, the reason they swallow their prey whole, and other cool resources about these creatures!