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Leiopelmatidae in a sentence

1. These are Ascaphidae, Bombinatoridae, Discoglossidae and Leiopelmatidae which have few derived features and are probably paraphyletic with regard to other frog lineages.

2. Data related to Leiopelmatidae at Wikispecies.

3. It is the only genus in the monotypic family Leiopelmatidae.

4. While some taxonomists have suggested combining the North American frogs of the genus Ascaphus in the family Ascaphidae with the New Zealand frogs of the genus Leiopelma in the family Leiopelmatidae, the current consensus is that these two groups constitute two separate families.

5. The four extant species of Leiopelmatidae are only found in New Zealand.

6. Late jump recovery is unique in Leiopelmatidae.

7. Family Leiopelmatidae Three extinct species are known by subfossil remains, also from New Zealand.

8. Hochstetter's frog or Hochstetter's New Zealand frog (Leiopelma hochstetteri) is a primitive frog native to New Zealand, one of only four extant species belonging to the taxonomic family Leiopelmatidae.

9. Archey's frog, Leiopelma archeyi, is an archaic, rare frog native to New Zealand, one of only three extant species belonging to the taxonomic family Leiopelmatidae.

10. The Hamilton's frog (Leiopelma hamiltoni) is a primitive frog native to New Zealand, one of only four extant species belonging to the family Leiopelmatidae.

11. The Maud Island frog (Leiopelma pakeka) is a primitive frog native to New Zealand, one of only four extant species belonging to the family Leiopelmatidae.