A small slender, brightly colored frog of Central and South American rainforests. Its skin secretes a virulent poison, used by American Indians to coat their arrowheads.
- Family Dendrobatidae: several genera and numerous species
- Snakes, poison-arrow frogs, and bullet ants can be dangerous, and he often relies on the experienced parataxonomists.
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Syllabification: poi·son ar·row frog
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