Anura (or Salienta) is the clade of frogs, toads, and their close fossil relatives. Anura means 'no tail,' since these amphibians lose their tail as an adult. The earliest anuran is Triadobatrachus, from the early Triassic period.
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Class of amphibians; the frogs and toads.
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(ȧ*nū'rȧ) noun plural
[ New Latin , from Greek 'an
priv. + o'yra`
a tail.] (Zoology)
One of the orders of amphibians characterized by the absence of a tail, as the frogs and toads. [ Written also anoura
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<zoology> One of the orders of amphibians characterised by the absence of a tail, as the frogs and toads. ... Alternative forms: anoura. ... Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Priv. + a tail. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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• (n. pl.) One of the orders of amphibians characterized by the absence of a tail, as the frogs and toads.
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one of the major extant orders of the class Amphibia. It includes the frogs and toads, which, because of their wide distribution, are known by most ... [10 related articles]
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Anura is a subclass of Amphibia. They are the frogs and toads. These are amphibians which lose their tail at the metamorphosis. In the adult the gill slits close. The hind limbs are very powerful and have webs between the digits.
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