Do Male White-Lipped Frogs Use Seismic Signals for Intraspecific Communication?1

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SYNOPSIS. Modern frogs and toads possess a structurally unique saccule, endowing them with seismic sensitivity greater than that observed so far in any other group of terrestrial vertebrates. In synchrony with their advertisement calls, approximately half of the calling males of one frog species, the Puerto-Rican whitelipped frog (Leptodactylus albilabris… (More)

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