Bufonidae

Known as: toad, True Toads, Toad, True 
The family of true toads belonging to the order Anura. The genera include Bufo, Ansonia, Nectophrynoides, and Atelopus.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Aim The species-rich family of true toads (Anura: Bufonidae) has been the focus of several earlier studies investigating the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
As the Earth warms, many species are likely to disappear, often because of changing disease dynamics. Here we show that a recent… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We studied the effect of traffic intensity on local abundance of anurans. We counted dead and live frogs and toads per km and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Population structure is the result of both present processes and past history. Molecular markers are proving of great value in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Recent warming has caused changes in species distribution and abundance, but the extent of the effects is unclear. Here we… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Amphibians exhibit extreme plasticity in the timing of metamorphosis, and several species have been shown to respond to water… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Animals which need to see well at night generally have eyes with wide pupils. This optical strategy to improve photon capture may… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Environmentally induced phenotypic plasticity allows developing organisms to respond adaptively to changes in their habitat… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The populations of many amphibian species, in widely scattered habitats, appear to be in severe decline; other amphibians show no… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
1. Physiological noise in the visual transduction mechanism was studied by recording membrane current from single rod outer… (More)
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