Niche conservatism in Gynandropaa frogs on the southeastern Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau

The role of ecological niche in lineage diversification has been the subject of long-standing interest of ecologists and evolutionary biologists. Gynandropaa frogs diversified into three independent clades endemic to the southeastern Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Here, we address the question whether these clades kept the same niche after separation, and what it… CONTINUE READING