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- noun Any of several frogs of the family Xenopus which spend most of their time in water and rarely emerge onto land.
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(Xenopus laevis, also known as platanna) is a species of Xenopus.
Last year, for example, a Cape Town man was convicted for the illegal collection, possession, transport and export of 13000 platanna frogs.