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THE HERPETOFAUNA OF NAYARIT, MEXICO: COMPOSITION, DISTRIBUTION, AND CONSERVATION

@inproceedings{Pia2016THEHO,
  title={THE HERPETOFAUNA OF NAYARIT, MEXICO: COMPOSITION, DISTRIBUTION, AND CONSERVATION},
  author={Guillermo Alfonso Woolrich Pi{\~n}a and Paulino Ponce Campos and Jes{\'u}s Barrag{\'a}n and Juan Pablo Ramirez Silva and Vicente Mata Silva and Jerry D. Johnson and Eli Garcia Padilla and Larry David Wilson},
  year={2016}
}
The herpetofauna of Nayarit, Mexico, is composed of 154 species, including 34 anurans, two salamanders, one crocodylian, 107 squamates, and 10 turtles. We detail the distribution of these species among the four physiographic regions we recognize. The number of species in these regions ranges from 34 in the Nayarit Islands to 110 in the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt. The species occupy from one to four regions (x – = 2.2). The largest number of single-region species is found in the Sierra Madre… 

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