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Alpine tree frog (Litoria verreauxii alpina). Black acrylic ink and watercolours on Arches 300g smooth (hot-pressed) watercolour paper. 5 × 6 inches. The world is currently experiencing the worst biodiversity crisis in 65 million years. Amphibians are leading this anthropogenic catastrophe, with more species endangered or extinct than in any other vertebrate class. Next to habitat loss, the fungal skin disease, chytridiomycosis is the primary cause of declines.