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CIR 1484: Use of Amphibians as Indicators of Ecosystem Restoration Success

Figure 1. An Okefenokee fishing spider (Dolomedes okefinokensis) digesting a green treefrog (Hyla cinerea) in a cypress dome in Big Cypress National Preserve. This is one of a few documented cases of arthropods as predators of frogs.

Credit: Brian Jeffery, 2003