Leptodactylidae


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Leptodactylidae

[‚lep·tə‚dak′til·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A large family of frogs in the suborder Procoela found principally in the American tropics and Australia.
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Helminth parasites of Leptodactylus podicipinus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from south-eastern Pantanal, State of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.
Systematics and distribution of the Mexican and Central American rain frogs of the Eleutherodactylus gollmeri group (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae).
FAMILIA ESPECIE Bufonidae Rhinella granulosa (Spix, 1824) Rhinella marina (Linnaeus, 1758) Hylidae Dendropsophus microcephalus (Cope, 1886) (*) (+) Hypsiboas pugnax (Schmidt, 1857) (*) (+) Scarthyla vigilans (Solano, 1971) (+) Scinax ruber (Laurenti, 1768) (*) (+) Leiuperidae Engystomops pustulosus (Cope, 1864) (*) (+) Leptodactylidae Leptodactylus insularum Barbour, 1906 (*) (+) Leptodactylus poecilochilus (Cope, 1862) (+) Ranidae Lithobates palmipes (Spix, 1824) (*) (+) Caeciliidae Typhlonectes natans (Fischer in Peters, 1880 "1879")
Woodruff DS (1972) The evolutionary significance of hybrid zones in Pseudophryne (Anura: Leptodactylidae).