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Size-Dependent Selective Mechanisms on Males and Females and the Evolution of Sexual Size Dimorphism in Frogs
(American Naturalist, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
Sexual size dimorphism (SSD) varies in animals from male biased to female biased. The evolution of SSD is potentially influenced by a number of factors, such as territoriality, fecundity, and temporal breeding patterns ...
Microsatellite markers for Bokermannohyla species (Anura, Hylidae) from the Brazilian Cerrado and Atlantic Forest domains
(Amphibia-reptilia, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
We characterized 22 polymorphic microsatellite markers for the Brazilian treefrog Bokermannohyla ibitiguara and tested their cross-amplification in B. alvarengai, B. circumdata and B. hylax. Our focal species occurs in ...
Complex Call with Different Messages in Bokermannohyla ibitiguara (Anura, Hylidae), a Gladiator Frog of the Brazilian Cerrado
(Journal Of Herpetology, 2014-09-01) [Artigo]
The Gladiator Frog, Bokermannohyla ibitiguara, is a hylid endemic to the Brazilian Cerrado with a complex call composed of long and short notes. We describe the influence of male size and temperature on call properties and ...