Phylogenetics of fanged frogs: testing biogeographical hypotheses at the interface of the asian and Australian faunal zones.

@article{Evans2003PhylogeneticsOF,
  title={Phylogenetics of fanged frogs: testing biogeographical hypotheses at the interface of the asian and Australian faunal zones.},
  author={Ben J Evans and Rafe M Brown and Jimmy A Mcguire and Jatna Supriatna and Noviar Andayani and Arvin C. Diesmos and Djoko T. Iskandar and D. J. Melnick and David C Cannatella},
  journal={Systematic biology},
  year={2003},
  volume={52 6},
  pages={794-819}
}
The interface of the Asian and Australian faunal zones is defined by a network of deep ocean trenches that separate intervening islands of the Philippines and Wallacea (Sulawesi, the Lesser Sundas, and the Moluccas). Studies of this region by Wallace marked the genesis of the field of biogeography, yet few workers have used molecular methods to investigate the biogeography of taxa whose distribution spans this interface. Some taxa, such as the fanged frogs of the ranid genus Limnonectes, have… CONTINUE READING
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