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Frog larvae in a sentence

1. Frog larvae are known as tadpoles and typically have oval bodies and long, vertically flattened tails with fins.

2. When they are newly hatched, frog larvae feed on the yolk of the egg.

3. Clawed frog larvae are filter feeders and collect nutrients from plankton, allowing adult frogs that consume the tadpoles to have access to these nutrients.

4. This polymorphism is thought to confer advantages in ponds with varying dissolved nutrient levels, while also reducing mortality from feeding by wood frog larvae.