Vol 9, No 1 (2014)

Table of Contents


New cranial characters in the tribe Hydropsini (Serpentes: Dipsadidae: Xenodontinae) PDF
Diego O. Di Pietro, Leandro Alcalde, Jorge D. Williams 1-14
The tadpole of Odontophrynus barrio Cei, Ruiz, and Beçak, 1982 (Anura: Odontophrynidae): a comparison with the other tadpoles of the genus PDF
Exequiel González, Guillermina Galvani, Eduardo Sanabria, Diego A. Barrasso, Leandro Alcalde, Lorena Quiroga 15-23
High levels of prevalence related to age and body condition: host-parasite interactions in a water frog Pelophylax kl hispanicus PDF
Mar Comas, Alexis Ribas, Concetta Milazzo, Emilio Sperone, Sandro Tripepi 25-31
Microclimatic variation in multiple Salamandra algira populations along an altitudinal gradient: phenology and reproductive strategies PDF
Daniel Escoriza, Jihene Ben Hassine 33-41
Fire salamander (Salamandra salamandra) in Larzac plateau: low occurrence, pond-breeding and cohabitation of larvae with paedomorphic palmate newts (Lissotriton helveticus) PDF
Mathieu Denoël, Laurane Winandy 43-49
Habitat selection in the fossorial toad Pelobates fuscus insubricus (Amphibia: Pelobatidae): does the soil affect species occurrence? PDF
Loredana Carisio, Roberto Sacchi, Daniele Seglie, Roberto Sindaco 51-59
A new, recently extinct subspecies of the Kuroiwa’s Leopard Gecko, Goniurosaurus kuroiwae (Squamata: Eublepharidae), from Yoronjima Island of the Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan PDF
Yasuyuki Nakamura, Akio Takahashi, Hidetoshi Ota 61-73
First evidence of the effects of agricultural activities on gonadal form and function in Rhinella fernandezae and Dendropsophus sanborni (Amphibia: Anura) from Entre Ríos Province, Argentina PDF
Laura C. Sanchez, Rafael C. Lajmanovich, Paola M. Peltzer, Adriana S. Manzano, Celina M. Junges, Andrés M. Attademo 75-88
A review of the genus Gonionotophis in north-eastern Africa (Squamata: Lamprophiidae) PDF
Benedetto Lanza, Donald G. Broadley 89-97

Short Note

Observations on the use of tarantula burrows by the anurans Leptodactylus bufonius (Leptodactylidae) and Rhinella major (Bufonidae) in the Dry Chaco ecoregion of Bolivia PDF
Christopher M. Schalk, Marco Sezano 99-102
A preliminary report of amphibian mortality patterns on railways PDF
Karolina A. Budzik, Krystian M. Budzik 103-107
Meiotic behavior of two polyploid species of genus Pleurodema (Anura: Leiuperidae) from central Argentina PDF
Nancy E. Salas, Julián A. Valetti, Pablo R. Grenat, Manuel A. Otero, Adolfo L. Martino 109-113
Clutch size in wild populations of Alytes muletensis PDF
Samuel Pinya, Valentín Pérez-Mellado 115-117
Consequences of haemogregarine infection on the escape distance in the lacertid lizard, Podarcis vaucheri PDF
Isabel Damas-Moreira, D. James Harris, Daniela Rosado, Isabel Tavares, João P. Maia, Daniele Salvi, Ana Perera 119-123
Death in the clouds: ranavirus associated mortality in assemblage of cloud forest amphibians in Nicaragua PDF
Tariq Stark, Carlijn Laurijssens, Martijn Weterings, Annemarieke Spitzen-van der Sluijs, An Martel, Frank Pasmans 125-127

Book Review

Federico Chacón, Richard Dennis Johnson. Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica PDF
Sebastiano Salvidio 129

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