Smallest known vertebrate is discovered in Papua New Guinea

01/11/2012 | BBC

Researchers from Louisiana State University have found Paedophryne amauensis, the smallest known vertebrate, a frog that measures approximately a quarter of an inch, smaller than a dime. The frog's size serves it well in its habitat of brush leaves where it eats minuscule insects not preyed on by larger frogs. The tiny frogs also serve as prey for larger predators.

View Full Article in:

BBC

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Financial Officer
Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
Southfield, MI
Senior Vice-President Managed Care Mid-Atlantic Region
Mercy Health System
Conshohocken, PA
Associate Chief Financial Officer
Commonwealth Care Alliance
Boston, MA
Assistant General Counsel, Regulatorya
Cardinal Health
Waukegan, IL
Chief Operating Officer
Health Plan of San Joaquin
French Camp , CA