Tasty Legs

Sri Lanka could leap into the
lucrative frog legs business as 35 new species of the amphibians have been found
in the island which is already the world’s number one hot spot for frogs.

There are no known exports of frog legs from Sri Lanka , but the latest findings
of the Wildlife Heritage Trust should give European connoisseurs more choice in
their menus and make exporters jump for joy.

 

Sri Lanka could leap into the
lucrative frog legs business as 35 new species of the amphibians have been found
in the island which is already the world’s number one hot spot for frogs.

There are no known exports of frog legs from Sri Lanka , but the latest findings
of the Wildlife Heritage Trust should give European connoisseurs more choice in
their menus and make exporters jump for joy.

 

In a decade-long study, researchers led by Rohan Pethiyagoda found evidence of 35 new frog species, confirming Sri Lanka as the world’s number one spot for fr