Follow the development
of egg to tadpole to frog in these images. Images are not all shown to the same scale
EGGS LAID 28th FEBRUARY
19th March - The tadpoles begin to emerge from the eggs. The head and tail are
now quite distinct and the gills are visible protruding from either side of the
head. The gills are used to extract oxygen from the water during the first part of
the tadpole's life.