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Reptiles and Amphibians

Edited by David Aguillón-Gutiérrez

Universidad Juárez del Estado de Durango, Mexico

The book Reptiles and Amphibians is a compilation of the current trends in herpetology, focusing on evolution, physiology, monitoring, bioacoustics, threats, and conservation biology. All the chapters present an interesting aspect of the biology of reptiles and amphibians, encompassing different groups of these animals such as frogs, toads, newts, chelonians and snakes from various parts of the world. Without a doubt, this book will help to keep updated on the current problems that arise in this interesting biological group.

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Reptiles and AmphibiansEdited by David Aguillón-Gutiérrez

Published: July 18th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.70967

ISBN: 978-1-78923-401-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-400-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-495-3

Copyright year: 2018

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4126 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

6 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: General Features of Reptiles and Amphibians

By David Ramiro Aguillón Gutiérrez


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2. Speciation Routes of Anurans

By Maria Luiza Beçak


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3. Sea Turtle Beach Monitoring Program in Brazil

By Max Rondon Werneck, Lorena Galletti de Almeida, Paula Baldassin, Suzana Guimarães, Larissa Araújo Nunes, Pedro Dutra Lacerda and Ana Luiza Meira Oliveira


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4. Monitoring Physiological Responses in Giant Toad (Rhinella marina) from Coatzacoalcos, Mexico: A Comparative Study after 8 Years

By Donaji J. González-Mille, Omar Cruz-Santiago, Guillermo Espinosa- Reyes, María del Carmen Cuevas-Díaz, Israel Razo-Soto and César A. Ilizaliturri-Hernández


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5. A Methodology Based on Bioacoustic Information for Automatic Identification of Reptiles and Anurans

By Juan J. Noda, David Sánchez-Rodríguez and Carlos M. Travieso- González


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6. From Effects of Linear Transport Infrastructures on Amphibians to Mitigation Measures

By Guillaume Testud and Claude Miaud


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7. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation in Scotland: Focus on the Great Crested Newt Triturus cristatus and the European Adder Vipera berus

By Christopher J. McInerny


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8. Biology, Life History Traits and Conservation of the Vulnerable Souss Valley Tortoise in Arid Areas of West Central Morocco

By Mohammed Znari and Nawal Hichami


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