: 287 amphibian and reptile species in Peruvian park sets world record

287 amphibian and reptile species in Peruvian park sets world record

Sun February 2nd, 2014

Surveys of the Manu National Park and its buffer zone turned up 155 amphibian and 132 reptile species, 16 more than the 271 species documented in Ecuador’s Yasuní National Park in 2010.

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