Pinocchio frog (© Tim Laman)

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This frog (Litoria sp. nov.) was discovered during a RAP expedition to the Foja Mountains of Indonesia's Papua province in 2008. The frog has a long, Pinocchio-like protuberance on its nose that points upward when the male is calling but deflates and points downward when he is less active. Its discovery was a happy accident: Herpetologist Paul Oliver spotted it sitting on a bag of rice in the campsite.

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