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  • PIT-Tags as a technique for marking fossorial reptiles: insights from a long-term field study of the amphisbaenian Trogonophis wiegmanni

Pablo Recio, Gonzalo Rodríguez-Ruiz, Jesús Ortega, José Martín


accepted on 2019, 12th May
doi: 10.13128/Acta_Herpetol-24274

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  • Substrate type has a limited impact on the sprint performance of a Mediterranean lizard

Pantelis Savvides, Eleni Georgiou, Panayiotis Pafilis, Spyros Sfenthourakis

accepted on 2019, 29th May

doi: 10.13128/Acta_Herpetol-24153

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  • Visible Implant Alphanumeric (VIA) as a marking method in the lesser snouted treefrog Scinax nasicus

Andrea Caballero-Gini, Diego Bueno Villafañe, Lía Romero, Marcela Ferreira, Lucas Cañete, Rafaela Laino, Karim Musalem 

accepted on 2019, 23th June 

doi: 10.13128/Acta_Herpetol-24795 

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  • Coping with aliens: how a native gecko manages to persist on Mediterranean islands despite the Black rat?

Michel-Jean Delaugerre, Roberto Sacchi, Marta Biaggini, Pietro Lo Cascio, Ridha Ouni, Claudia Corti

accepted on 2019, 24th June

doi: 10.13128/Acta_Herpetol-25169

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  • Morphological variation of the newly confirmed population of the Javelin sand boa, Eryx jaculus(Linnaeus, 1758) (Serpentes, Erycidae) in Sicily, Italy

Francesco P. Faraone, Salvatore Russotto, Salvatore A. Barra, Roberto Chiara, Gabriele Giacalone, Mario Lo Valvo

accepted on 2019, 29th June

doi: 10.13128/Acta_Herpetol-25331

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