In the wilds of New York City -- or as wild as you can get so close to skyscrapers -- scientists have found a new leopard frog species that for years biologists mistook for a more widespread variety of leopard frog.

Hiding in plain sight, a new frog species with a 'weird' croak is identified in New York City

In the wilds of New York City -- or as wild as you can get so close to skyscrapers -- scientists have found a new leopard frog species that for years biologists mistook for a more widespread variety of leopard frog.

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New Leopard Frog Species Discovered in New York City!

New species of Northern Leopard Frog identified in New York City!

Newly discovered frog species looks like Kermit - CNN.com

Newly discovered frog species looks like Kermit - CNN.com

Freshly developed Mantang Narrow-mouthed Frog (Microhyla borneensis/nephenticola), more commonly known as pea-frog, one of the tiniest frog species in the world.

Freshly developed Mantang Narrow-mouthed Frog (Microhyla borneensis/nephenticola), more commonly known as pea-frog, one of the tiniest frog species in the world.

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Newly discovered Costa Rican glass frog species is a Kermit look-alike

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MSN today 4/21/15 New glass frog species resembles Kermit the Frog - UPI.com

Kermit the Frog likeness found in Costa Rica

MSN today 4/21/15 New glass frog species resembles Kermit the Frog - UPI.com

New golden frog species discovered in ColombiaA picture of a Pristimantis dorado. Despite having no vocal sac and vocal slits, male Prismantis dorado Individuals "sing". Credit: Santiago Castroviejo-Fisher

New golden frog species discovered in ColombiaA picture of a Pristimantis dorado. Despite having no vocal sac and vocal slits, male Prismantis dorado Individuals "sing". Credit: Santiago Castroviejo-Fisher

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