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Anura (Frogs) Caudata (Salamanders) Gymnophiona (Caecilians) Hierarchical Checklist
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This is an expandable list of all amphibian species arranged by family, genus, and species with each species linked to its account page.

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The total number of amphibian species is currently 7,944 (Nov 12, 2018) .

Anura (frogs and toads)
    # families: 55
    # genera: 451
    # species: 7019

Allophrynidae (3)
Alsodidae (26)
Alytidae (11)
Arthroleptidae (152)
Ascaphidae (2)
Batrachylidae (15)
Bombinatoridae (10)
Brachycephalidae (73)
Brevicipitidae (35)
Bufonidae (617)
Calyptocephalellidae (5)
Centrolenidae (158)
Ceratobatrachidae (97)
Ceratophryidae (12)
Ceuthomantidae (4)
Conrauidae (6)
Craugastoridae (124)
Cycloramphidae (34)
Dendrobatidae (320)
Dicroglossidae (208)
Eleutherodactylidae (223)
Heleophrynidae (6)
Hemiphractidae (112)
Hemisotidae (9)
Hylidae (992)
Hylodidae (47)
Hyperoliidae (232)
Leiopelmatidae (4)
Leptodactylidae (212)
Mantellidae (224)
Megophryidae (219)
Micrixalidae (24)
Microhylidae (650)
Myobatrachidae (134)
Nasikabatrachidae (2)
Nyctibatrachidae (38)
Odontobatrachidae (5)
Odontophrynidae (54)
Pelobatidae (4)
Pelodytidae (5)
Petropedetidae (13)
Phrynobatrachidae (93)
Pipidae (41)
Ptychadenidae (59)
Pyxicephalidae (86)
Ranidae (404)
Ranixalidae (18)
Rhacophoridae (423)
Rhinodermatidae (3)
Rhinophrynidae (1)
Scaphiopodidae (7)
Sooglossidae (4)
Strabomantidae (694)
Telmatobiidae (62)
Uncertain (3)

                              Caudata (salamanders)
    # families: 10
    # genera: 68
    # species: 716

Ambystomatidae (32)
Amphiumidae (3)
Cryptobranchidae (3)
Dicamptodontidae (4)
Hynobiidae (69)
Plethodontidae (471)
Proteidae (6)
Rhyacotritonidae (4)
Salamandridae (120)
Sirenidae (4)

Gymnophiona (caecilians)
    # families: 10
    # genera: 33
    # species: 209

Caeciliidae (43)
Chikilidae (4)
Dermophiidae (14)
Herpelidae (10)
Ichthyophiidae (57)
Indotyphlidae (24)
Rhinatrematidae (11)
Scolecomorphidae (6)
Siphonopidae (26)
Typhlonectidae (14)