Eggs adhere in and out of water: midwife toad
The eggs of the midwife toad stick to the male toad's legs in and out of water via sticky egg strings.
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Alytes muletensis (Sanchíz and Adrover, 1979)
IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable
Habitat(s): Artificial - Aquatic, Artificial - Terrestrial, Wetlands
Some organism data provided by: ITIS: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Waterproof adhesives.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Adhesives, medical, food, marine, building, plumbing