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Challenging Wallacean and Linnean shortfalls: knowledge gradients and conservation planning in a biodiversity hotspot
Knowledge about biodiversity remains inadequate because most species living on Earth were still not formally described (the Linnean shortfall) and because geographical distributions of most speciesExpand
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Vocalizations of the Brazilian torrent frog Hylodes heyeri (Anura: Hylodidae): Repertoire and influence of air temperature on advertisement call variation
In this study we analysed the acoustic activity of Hylodes heyeri in areas of Atlantic Forest, in southern Brazil. Observations were made in November 2001 and from January to April 2002, at EstaçãoExpand
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Vocal behaviour and conspecific call response in Scinax centralis
We describe the vocal repertoire of Scinax centralis (Anura, Hylidae), examine the influence of individual characteristics on acoustic parameters, and explore the role of sound level in aggressiveExpand
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Vocalizações e interações acústicas em Hyla raniceps (Anura, Hylidae) durante a atividade reprodutiva
The vocalizations of H. raniceps (Cope, 1826) and their functions are described, including an analysis of the influence of temperature, weight, or SVL (snout-vent length) of males on the acousticExpand
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Geographic body size gradients in tropical regions: water deficit and anuran body size in the Brazilian Cerrado
A recent interspecific study found Bergmann's size clines for Holarctic anurans and proposed an explanation based on heat balance to account for the pattern. However, this analysis was limited toExpand
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07. Acoustic communication in a Neotropical frog ( Dendropsophus minutus ): vocal repertoire, variability and individual discrimination
Correspondence: Alessandro R. Morais, Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ecologia & Evolução, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Caixa Postal 131, Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil; E-mail: alessandrogyn@hotmail.comExpand
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Distribuição temporal e diversidade de modos reprodutivos de anfíbios anuros no Parque Nacional das Emas e entorno, Estado de Goiás, Brasil
The communities of anuran amphibians, especially in tropical regions, are directly influenced by environmental conditions, whfich play an important role in structuring and regulating communities.Expand
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Vocalizações de algumas espécies do gênero Scinax (Anura, Hylidae) do sudeste do Brasil e comentários taxonômicos
Neste trabalho apresentamos a descricao das vocalizacoes de anuncio das seguintes especies do genero Scinax: S. altera, S. argyreomat.a, S. cuspidata, S. eurydice, S. tuscomarginata, S. tuscovaria,Expand
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Acoustic Repertoire of Barycholos ternetzi (Anura: Strabomantidae) in Central Brazil
ABSTRACT. Barycholos ternetzi is an anuran species from the Brazilian Cerrado which can be found in gallery forests and Cerrado sensu strictu. Currently, the only available information about theExpand
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