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Africa (No. 17) | Volume 9, Number 2

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  • SPECIAL SECTION

  • The anuran fauna of a West African urban area. N’Goran Germain Kouamé, Caleb Ofori-Boateng, Gilbert Baase Adum, Germain Gourène, Mark-Oliver Rödel. Special Section: pages 1–14 (e106).
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  • The reptiles of the summits of Mont Oku and the Bamenda Highlands, Cameroon. Ivan Ineich, Matthew Lebreton, Nathalie Lhermitte-Vallarino, Laurent Chirio. Special Section: pages 15–38 (e108).
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  • The snakes of Niger. Jean-François Trape, Youssouph Mané. Special Section: pages 39–55 (e110).
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  • The tadpoles of eight West and Central African Leptopelis species (Amphibia: Anura: Arthroleptidae). Michael F. Barej, Tilo Pfalzgraff, Mareike Hirschfeld, H. Christoph Liedtke, Johannes Penner, Nono L. Gonwouo, Matthias Dahmen, Franziska Grözinger, Andreas Schmitz, Mark-Oliver Rödel. Special Section: pages 56–84 (e111).
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  • GENERAL SECTION

  • A conservation reassessment of the Central American herpetofauna based on the EVS measure. Jerry D. Johnson, Vicente Mata-Silva, Larry David Wilson. General Section: pages 1–94 (e100).
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  • First report of the salamanders Bolitoglossa leandrae and B. tamaense (Urodela, Plethodontidae) for Venezuela. César L. Barrio-Amorós, Andrés Chacón-Ortiz, Fernando J.M. Rojas-Runjaic. General Section: pages 95–99 (e101).
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  • Breeding and rearing the Critically Endangered Lake Oku Clawed Frog (Xenopus longipes Loumont and Kobel 1991). Christopher J. Michaels, Benjamin Tapley, Luke Harding, Zoe Bryant, Sebastian Grant, George Sunter, Iri Gill, Oscar Nyingchia, Thomas Doherty-Bonec. General Section: pages 100–110 (e102).
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  • Notes on the natural history and morphology of the Ningshan Lined Snake (Stichophanes ningshaanensis Yuen, 1983; Ophidia: Colubridae) and its distribution in the Shennongjia National Nature Reserve, China. Kevin R. Messenger, Yong Wang. General Section: pages 111–119 (e103).
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  • On the distribution, taxonomy, and natural history of the Indian Smooth Snake, Coronella brachyura (Günther, 1866). Harshil Patel, Raju Vyas, Shantilal K. Tank. General Section: pages 120–125 (e104).
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Peru (No. 16) | Volume 9, Number 1

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  • SPECIAL SECTION

  • A new species of Andean lizard Proctoporus (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from montane forest of the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, Peru. Luis Mamani, Noemí Goicoechea, Juan C. Chaparro. Special Section: pages 1–11 (e96).
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  • Noblella lynchi Duellman 1991 (Anura: Craugastoridae): Geographic range extension, Peru. Daniel Rodríguez. Special Section: pages 12–14 (e99).
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  • Two new species of frogs of the genus Phrynopus (Anura: Terrarana: Craugastoridae) from the Peruvian Andes. Germán Chávez, Roy Santa-Cruz, Daniel Rodriguez, Edgar Lehr. Special Section: pages 15–25 (e105).
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  • A new elusive species of Petracola (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Utcubamba basin in the Andes of northern Peru. Lourdes Y. Echevarría, Pablo J. Venegas. Special Section: pages 26–33 (e107).
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  • A new species of montane gymnophthalmid lizard, genus Cercosaura (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae), from the Amazon slope of northern Peru. Lourdes Y. Echevarría, Andy C. Barboza, Pablo J. Venegas. Special Section: pages 34–44 (e109).
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  • GENERAL SECTION

  • A new species of Anolis (Squamata: Iguanidae) from Panama. Steven Poe, Simon Scarpetta, Eric W. Schaad. General Section: pages 1–13 (e94).
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  • A single species of mangrove monitor (Varanus) occupies Ambon, Seram, Buru and Saparua, Moluccas, Indonesia. Valter Weijola, Samuel S. Sweet. General Section: pages 14–23 (e95).
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  • Fowler's Toad (Anaxyrus fowleri) occupancy in the southern mid-Atlantic, USA. Kara S. Jones, Todd A. Tupper. General Section: pages 24–33 (e97).
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  • Two new species of the genus Cylindrophis Wagler, 1828 (Squamata: Cylindrophiidae) from Southeast Asia. A. A. Thasun Amarasinghe, Patrick D. Campbell, Jakob Hallermann, Irvan Sidik, Jatna Supriatna, Ivan Ineich. General Section: pages 34–51 (e98).
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Colombia (No. 15) | Volume 8, Number 2

ARC Colombia Issue

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  • SPECIAL SECTION

  • Conservation status of the herpetofauna, protected areas, and current problems in Valle del Cauca, Colombia. Alejandro Valencia-Zuleta, Andrés Felipe Jaramillo-Martínez, Andrea Echeverry-Bocanegra, Ronald Viáfara-Vega, Oscar Hernández-Córdoba, Victoria E. Cardona-Botero, Jaime Gutiérrez-Zúñiga, Fernando Castro-Herrera. Special Section: pages 1–18, S1–S24 (e87).
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  • GENERAL SECTION

  • On Trimeresurus sumatranus (Raffles, 1822), with the designation of a neotype and the description of a new species of pitviper from Sumatra (Squamata: Viperidae: Crotalinae). Gernot Vogel, Patrick David, Irvan Sidik. General Section: pages 1–29 (e80).
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  • Field surveys in Western Panama indicate populations of Atelopus varius frogs are persisting in regions where Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis is now enzootic. Rachel Perez, Corinne L. Richards-Zawacki, Alexander R. Krohn, Matthew Robak, Edgardo J. Griffith, Heidi Ross, Brian Gratwicke, Roberto Ibáñez, Jamie Voyles. General Section: pages 30–35 (e85).
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  • Confirmation of introduced Louisiana pinesnakes, Pituophis ruthveni, in Florida based on molecular analyses. Kenneth L. Krysko, Dustin C. Smith, Michael R. Rochford, Guy N. Kieckhefer III, Leroy P. Nuñez. General Section: pages 36–43 (e86).
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Ecuador (No. 14) | Volume 8, Number 1

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  • SPECIAL SECTION

  • Rediscovery of Andinophryne olallai Hoogmoed, 1985 (Anura, Bufonidae), an enigmatic and endangered Andean toad. Ryan L. Lynch, Sebastian Kohn, Fernando Ayala-Varela, Paul S. Hamilton, Santiago R. Ron. Special Section: pages 1–7 (e75).
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  • A new Andean anole species of the Dactyloa clade (Squamata: Iguanidae) from western Ecuador. Fernando P. Ayala-Varela, Diana Troya-Rodríguez, Xiomara Talero-Rodríguez, Omar Torres-Carvajal. Special Section: pages 8–24 (e76).
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  • Reproduction and spawning behavior in the frog, Engystomops pustulatus (Shreve 1941). Santiago R. Ron, Andrea E. Narváez, Giovanna E. Romero. Special Section: pages 25–32 (e79).
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  • High prevalence of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in an Andean frog community (Reserva Las Gralarias, Ecuador). Juan M. Guayasamin, Ángela María Mendoza, Ana V. Longo, Kelly R. Zamudio, Elisa Bonaccorso. Special Section: pages 33–44 (e81).
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  • Overview of the herpetofauna of the unexplored Cordillera del Cóndor of Ecuador. Ana Almendáriz, John E. Simmons, Jorge Brito, Jorge Vaca-Guerrero. Special Section: pages 45–64 (e82).
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  • Herpetofaunal community of a high canopy tank bromeliad (Aechmea zebrina) in the Yasuní Biosphere Reserve of Amazonian Ecuador, with comments on the use of “arboreal” in the herpetological literature. Shawn F. McCracken, Michael R. J. Forstner. Special Section: pages 65–75 (e83).
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  • A new species of Pholidobolus (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Andes of southern Ecuador. Omar Torres-Carvajal, Pablo J. Venegas, Simón E. Lobos, Paola Mafla-Endara, Pedro M. Sales Nunes. Special Section: pages 76–88 (e84).
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  • Development and gastrulation in Hyloxalus vertebralis and Dendrobates auratus (Anura: Dendrobatidae). Francisca Hervas, Karina P. Torres, Paola Montenegro-Larrea, Eugenia M. del Pino. Special Section: pages 121–135 (e90).
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  • Short Communication—First records of Anolis ventrimaculatus Boulenger, 1911 (Squamata: Iguanidae) in Ecuador. Fernando Ayala-Varela, Julián A. Velasco, Martha Calderón-Espinosa, Alejandro F. Arteaga, Yerka Sagredo, Sebastián Valverde. Special Section: pages 136–140 (e91).
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  • Book Review—The Amphibians and Reptiles of Mindo: Life in the Cloudforest. Howard O. Clark, Jr. and Craig Hassapakis. Special Section: pages 141–142 (e93).
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  • GENERAL SECTION

  • A survey for the Chinese giant salamander (Andrias davidianus; Blanchard, 1871) in the Qinghai Province. Todd W. Pierson, YAN Fang, WANG Yunyu, Theodore Papenfuss. General Section: pages 1–6 (e74).
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  • The importance of enrichment for advancing amphibian welfare and conservation goals: A review of a neglected topic. Christopher J. Michaels, J. Roger Downie, Roisin Campbell-Palmer. General Section: pages 7–23 (e77).
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  • Caatinga Ethnoherpetology: Relationships between herpetofauna and people in a semiarid region of northeastern Brazil. Lívia Emanuelle Tavares Mendonça, Washington Luiz Silva Vieira, Rômulo Romeu Nóbrega Alves. General Section: pages 24–32 (e78).
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  • Amphibians and reptiles of an agroforestry system in the Colombian Caribbean. Oscar Angarita-M., Andrés Camilo Montes-Correa, and Juan Manuel Renjifo. Special Section: pages 33–52 (e92).
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Special Mexico Issue (No. 13) | Volume 7, Number 1

ARC Special Mexico Issue

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  • Preface. Pages: i–ii (e62).
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  • Dedications. Pages: iii–vi (e64).
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  • A conservation reassessment of the reptiles of Mexico based on the EVS measure. Larry David Wilson, Vicente Mata-Silva, Jerry D. Johnson. Pages: 1–47 (e61).
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  • A taxonomic reevaluation and conservation assessment of the common cantil, Agkistrodon bilineatus (Squamata: Viperidae): a race against time. Louis W. Porras, Larry D. Wilson, Gordon W. Schuett, Randall S. Reiserer. Pages: 48–73 (e63).
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  • Taxonomic reassessment and conservation status of the beaded lizard, Heloderma horridum (Squamata: Helodermatidae). Randall S. Reiserer, Gordon W. Schuett, Daniel D. Beck. Pages: 74–96 (e67).
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  • A conservation reassessment of the amphibians of Mexico based on the EVS measure. Larry D. Wilson, Jerry D. Johnson, Vincente Mata-Silva. Pages: 97–127 (e69).
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  • Patterns of physiographic distribution and conservation status of the herpetofauna of Michoacán, Mexico. Javier Alvarado-Díaz, Ireri Suazo-Ortuño, Larry D. Wilson, Oscar Medina-Aguilar. Pages: 128–170 (e71).
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Neurergus (No. 12) | Volume 6, Number 4

ARC Neurergus Salamanders Issue

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  • Sexual size dimorphism in Neurergus kaiseri (Caudata: Salamandridae) in south-western Zagros Mountains, Iran. Mozafar Sharifi, Hossein Farasat, Somaye Vaissi. Pages: 1–8 (e48).
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  • Conservation biology, husbandry, and captive breeding of the endemic Anatolia newt, Neurergus strauchii Steindachner (1887) (Amphibia: Caudata: Salamandridae). Sergé Bogaerts, Henry Janssen, Jennifer Macke, Gunter Schultschik, Kristina Ernst, François Maillet, Christoph Bork, Frank Pasmans, Patrick Wisniewski. Pages: 9–29 (e53).
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  • Ecology of Kurdistan newt (Neurergus microspilotus: Salamandridae): Population and conservation with an appraisal of the potential impact of urbanization. Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani, Mohsen Takesh, Akbar Fattahi, Marzieh Sadeghi, Fatemeh Khorshidi, Robert K Browne. Pages: 30–35 (e58).
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  • Rediscovery of the Lake Urmia newt, Neurergus crocatus Cope, 1862 (Caudata: Salamandridae) in northwestern Iran after 150 years. Elnaz Najafi-Majd, Ugur Kaya. Pages: 36–41 (e59).
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  • [SPECIAL NOTE: RETRACTED AUGUST 2013]. New localities of the Kurdistan newt Neurergus microspilotus and Lake Urmia newt Neurergus crocatus (Caudata: Salamandridae) in Iraq. Omar Fadhil Al-Sheikhly, Iyad A. Nader, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani, Robert K. Browne. Pages: 42–48 (e68).
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Volume 6, Number 3—Never published


No. 11 | Volume 6, Number 2

ARC Global Issue

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  • New records of the Diced snake (Natrix tessellata), in the Suez Canal zone and Sinai. Adel A. Ibrahim. Pages: 2–4 (e42).
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  • Books to Read. Craig Hassapakis. Pages: 5–8 (e40).
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  • Field notes on findings of threatened amphibian species in the central mountain range of western Panama. Andreas Hertz, Sebastian Lotzkat, Arcadio Carrizo, Marcos Ponce, Gunther Köhler, Bruno Streit. Pages: 9–30 (e46).
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  • Habitat associations and conservation of Eremias acutirostris (Boulenger, 1887) in the Sistan region, Zabol, Iran. Seyyed Saeed Hosseinian Yousefkhani, Hamzeh Oraie, Azar Khosravani, Eskandar Rastegar-Pouyani. Pages: 31–34 (e60).
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  • New country record and range extension of Eremias suphani Başoǧlu & Hellmich, 1968 from Iran. Eskandar Rastegar-Pouyani, Aziz Avci, Yusuf Kumlutaş, Çetin Ilgaz, Seyyed Saeed Hosseinian Yousefkhani. Pages: 35–39 (e73).
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Varanus (No. 10) | Volume 6, Number 1

ARC Varanus Lizards Issue

Giant Salamanders (No. 9) | Volume 5, Number 4

ARC Giant Salamander Issue

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  • Survey techniques for giant salamanders (Cryptobranchidae) and other aquatic Caudata. Robert K Browne, Hong Li, Dale McGinnity, Sumio Okada, Wang Zhenghuan, Catherine M Bodinof, Kelly J Irwin, Amy McMillan, Jeffrey T Briggler. Pages: 1–16 (e34).
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  • The giant salamanders (Cryptobranchidae): Part A. palaeontology, phylogeny, genetics, and morphology. Robert K. Browne, Hong Li, Zhenghuan Wang, Paul M. Hime, Amy McMillan, Minyao Wu, Raul Diaz, Zhang Hongxing, Dale McGinnity, Jeffrey T. Briggler. Pages: 17–29 (e54).
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  • In vitro culture of skin cells from biopsies from the Critically Endangered Chinese giant salamander, Andrias davidianus (Blanchard, 1871) (Amphibia, Caudata, Cryptobranchidae). Sarah Strauß, Thomas Ziegler, Christina Allmeling, Kerstin Reimers, Natalie Frank-Klein, Robert Seuntjens, Peter M. Vogt. Pages: 51–63 (e66).
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Conservation Breeding Programs (No. 8) | Volume 5, Number 3

ARC Conservation Breeding Programs Issue

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  • Zoo-based amphibian research and Conservation Breeding Programs (CBPs). Robert K Browne, Katja Wolfram, Gerardo Garcia, Mikhail F Bagaturov, Zjef JJM Pereboom. Pages: 1–14 (e28).
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  • Husbandry, captive breeding, larval development and stages of the Malayan horned frog Megophrys nasuta (Schlegel, 1858) (Amphibia: Anura: Megophryidae). Marlen Wildenhues, Anna Rauhaus, Rike Bach, Detlef Karbe, Karin Van Der Straeten, Stefen T. Hertwig, Thomas Ziegler. Pages: 15–28 (e43).
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  • Is there a chance for conservation breeding? Ex situ management, reproduction, and early life stages of the Harlequin toad Atelopus flavescens Duméril & Bibron, 1841 (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae). Anna Gawor, Anna Rauhaus, Detlef Karbe, Karin Van Der Straeten, Stefan Lötters, Thomas Ziegler. Pages: 29–44 (e50).
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  • The conservation breeding of two foot-flagging frog species from Borneo, Staurois parvus and Staurois guttatus. Doris Preininger, Anton Weissenbacher, Thomas Wampula, Walter Hödl. Pages: 45–56 (e51).
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  • Building capacity to implement conservation breeding programs for frogs in Madagascar: Results from year one of Mitsinjo's amphibian husbandry research and captive breeding facility. Devin Edmonds, Justin C. Rakotoarisoa, Rainer Dolch, Jennifer Pramuk, Ron Gagliardo, Franco Andreone, Nirhy Rabibisoa, Falitiana Rabemananjara, Sahondra Rabesihanaka, Eric Robsomanitrandrasana. Pages: 57–69 (e55).
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  • Captive management and breeding of the Critically Endangered Southern Corroboree Frog (Pseudophryne corroboree) (Moore 1953) at Taronga and Melbourne Zoos. Michael McFadden, Raelene Hobbs, Gerry Marantelli, Peter Harlow, Chris Banks, David Hunter. Pages: 70–87 (e72).
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Sri Lanka (No. 7) | Volume 5, Number 2

ARC Sri Lanka Issue

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  • The herpetofauna of a small and unprotected patch of tropical rainforest in Morningside, Sri Lanka. Peter Janzen, Malaka Bopage. Pages: 1–13 (e26).
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  • Predator-induced plasticity in tadpoles of Polypedates cruciger (Anura: Rhacophoridae). Krishan Ariyasiri, Gayan Bowatte, Udeni Menike, Suyama Meegaskumbura, Madhava Meegaskumbura. Pages: 14–21 (e29).
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  • Morphology and ecology of Microhyla rubra (Anura: Microhylidae) tadpoles from Sri Lanka. Gayan Bowatte, Madhava Meegaskumbura. Pages: 22–32 (e30).
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  • Conservation of biodiversity in a hotspot: Sri Lanka's amphibians and reptiles. Walter R. Erdelen. Pages: 33–51 (e37).
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  • Range extension for Duttaphrynus kotagamai (Amphibia: Bufonidae) and a preliminary checklist of herpetofauna from the Uda Mäliboda Trail in Samanala Nature Reserve, Sri Lanka. Indika Peabotuwage, I. Nuwan Bandara, Dinal Samarasinghe, Nirmala Perera, Majintha Madawala, Chamara Amarasinghe, H. K. Dushantha Kandambi, D. M. S. Suranjan Karunarathna. Pages: 52–64 (e38).
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  • Herpetofaunal diversity and distribution in Kalugala proposed forest reserve, Western province of Sri Lanka. W. Madhava, S. Botejue, Jayantha Wattavidanage. Pages: 65–80 (e39).
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  • Herpetofauna in the Kaluganga upper catchment of the Knuckles Forest Reserve, Sri Lanka. V. A. M. P. K. Samarawickrama, D. R. N. S. Samarawickrama, Shalika Kumburegama. Pages: 81–89 (e41).
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  • Calotes nigrilabris Peters, 1860 (Reptilia: Agamidae: Draconinae): a threatened highland agamid lizard in Sri Lanka. A. A. Thasun Amarasinghe, Franz Tiedemann, D. M. S. Suranjan Karunarathna. Pages: 90–100 (e32).
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  • Territorial and site fidelity behavior of Lyriocephalus scutatus (Agamidae: Draconinae) in Sri Lanka. Imesh Nuwan Bandara. Pages: 101–113 (e56).
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  • Habitat preferences of the endemic shrub frog Pseudophilautus regius (Manamendra-Arachchi and Pethiyagoda 2005) at Mihintale Sanctuary, Sri Lanka. Duminda S. B. Dissanayake, Supun Mindika Wellappuli-Arachchi. Pages: 114–124 (e57).
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Iran (No. 6) | Volume 5, Number 1

ARC Iran Issue

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  • Editorial. Craig Hassapakis and Howard O. Clark, Jr. Page: i (e48).
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  • Guest Editorial. Steven C. Anderson. Page: ii (e52).
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  • Distribution of Hemidactylus geckos (Reptilia, Gekkonidae) in Fars Province, Southern Iran. Ali Gholamifard, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani. Pages: 1–6 (e19).
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  • On the occurance of ectoparasitic ticks on Trachylepis and Eumeces (Reptilia: Scincidae) in Iran. Hiva Faizi, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani, Reza Yarani. Pages: 7–10 (e20).
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  • A new record of Eremias montanus, Rastegar-Pouyani & Rastegar-Pouyani, 2001 (Sauria: Lacertidae) from Kudistan Privince, Western Iran. Zahed Bahmani, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani, Ahmad Gharzi. Pages: 11–14 (e21).
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  • Sexual dimorphism in Trapelus ruderatus ruderatus (Sauria: Agamidae) with notes on the natural history. Bezad Fathinia, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani. Pages: 15–22 (e22).
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  • A new species of Ophiomorus (Squamata: Scincidae) from Maranjab Desert, Isfahan Province, Iran with a revised key to the genus. Seyed Mahdi Kazemi, Masood Farhadi Qomi, Haji Gholi Kami, Steven Clement Anderson. Pages: 23–33 (e23).
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  • Notes on the natural history and distribution of Carinatogecko stevenandersoni Torki, 2011. Reza Sadeghi, Farhang Torki. Pages: 34–36 (e24).
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  • A brief history and current status of herpetology in Iran. Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani, Hiwa Faizi, Hamzeh Oraei, Azar Khosravani, Behzad Fathinia, Nastaran Heidari, Rasoul Karamiani, Eskandar Rastegar-Pouyani. Pages: 37–46 (e25).
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  • Sexual dimorphism in Carinatogecko heteropholis (Minton, Anderson, and Anderson, 1970) (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Ilam Province, western Iran. Bezad Fathinia, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani. Pages: 47–53 (e27).
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  • Additional information on Misonne's swollen-nose gecko, Rhinogecko misonnei de Witte, 1973 (Squamata, Geckonidae) in Iran. Naeim Moradi, Soheil A. Shafiei, Hadi Fahimi, Siamak Bromand. Pages: 54–60 (e31).
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  • A new species of Carinatogecko (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Ilam Province, western Iran. Behzad Fathinia, Rasoul Karamiani, Hamid Darvishnia, Naghi Heidari, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani. Pages: 61–74 (e33).
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  • Analysis of sexual dimorphism in the Persian long-tailed desert lizard, Mesalina watsonana (Stoliczka, 1872; Sauria: Lacertidae). Hamzeh Oraie, Azar Khosravani, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani, Sayed Kamran Ghoreishi. Pages: 75–87 (e35).
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  • New record of the Western leopard gecko, Eublepharis angramainyu Anderson & Leviton, 1966 (Sauria: Eublepharidae) from southeastern Iran. Naeim Moradi, Soheila Shafiei. Pages: 88–91 (e36).
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  • Sexual size dimorphism in Rana (Pelophylax) ridibunda ridibunda Pallas, 1771 from a population in Darr-Shahr Township, Ilam Province, western Iran. Behzad Fathinia, Nasrullah Rastegar-Pouyani, Hamid Darvishnia, Hussein Mohamadi, Hiva Faizi. Pages: 92–97 (e44).
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  • Notes on reproduction and conservation of Testudo graeca ibera Pallas 1814 (Reptilia: Testudinidae) in Zagros, western Iran. Reza Sadeghi, Farhang Torki. Pages: 98–104 (e45).
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  • Book Review of The Wildlife Techniques Manual. Howard O. Clark, Jr. Pages: 105–107 (e47).
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No. 5 | Volume 4

ARC Indonesia Issue

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  • Crocker Range National Park, Sabah, as a refuge for Borneo's montane herpetofauna. Indraneil Das. Pages: 3–11 (e15).
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  • A Brazilian anuran (Hylodes magalhaesi: Leptodactylidae) infected by Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis: a conservation concern. L. F. Toledo, C. F. B. Haddad, A. C. O. Q. Carnaval, F. B. Britto. Pages: 17–21 (e17).
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  • Biodiversity in a forest island: reptiles and amphibians of the West African Togo Hills. Adam D. Leaché, Mark-Oliver Rödel, Charles W. Linkem, Raul E. Diaz, Annika Hillers, Matthew K. Fujita. Pages: 22–45 (e18).
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  • Land use and anuran biodiversity in southeast Kansas, USA. Lewis R. Anderson, Joseph A. Arruda. Pages: 46–59 (e14).
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  • Conservation of amphibians and reptiles in Indonesia: issues and problems. Djoko T. Iskandar, Walter R. Erdelen. Pages: 60–87 (e16).
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Honduras (No. 4) | Volume 3, Number 1

ARC Honduras Issue

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  • PubMedCentral (PMC)—US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.
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  • The conservation status of the herpetofauna of Hondurass of the herpetofauna of Honduras. Larry David Wilson, James R McCranie. Pages: 6–33 (e12).
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  • The herpetofauna of the cloud forests of Honduras. Larry David Wilson, James R McCranie. Pages: 34–48 (e13).
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Venezuela (No. 3) | Volume 2, Number 2

ARC Venezuela Issue

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  • Words from the Editor. Craig Hassapakis. Page: 40 (e11).
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  • Authors. Page: 40.
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  • Distribution, species-richness, endemism, and conservation of Venezuelan amphibians and reptiles. Jaime E. Péfaur, Juan A. Rivera. Pages: 42–70 (e10).
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Madagascar and New Caledonia (No. 2) | Volume 2, Number 1

ARC Madagascar and New Caledonia Issue

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  • Words from the Editor. Craig Hassapakis. Page: 4 (e6).
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  • Commentary on conservation of "Sokatra," the radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) of Madagascar. Ronald A. Nussbaum, Christopher J. Raxworthy. Pages: 6–14 (e8).
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  • Extinction and extinction vulnerability of amphibians and reptiles in Madagascar. Christopher J. Raxworthy, Ronald A. Nussbaum. Pages: 15–23 (e7).
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  • New data on the distribution, status, and biology of the New Caledonian giant geckos (Squamata: Diplodactylidae: Rhacodactylus spp.). Aaron M. Bauer, Ross A. Sadlier. Pages: 24–29 (e9).
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  • The United States role in the international live reptile trade. Craig M. Hoover. Pages 30–31 (e9b).
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  • Lizards of the Caribbean: Ecology, evolution and plate tectonics. Book Review by Brian A. Maurer. Page: 32 (e9c).
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  • News and Notes. Pages: 33–34 (e9d).
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  • The Last Page. Page: 35 (e9e).
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Premiere (No. 1) | Volume 1, Number 1

Premiere Issue

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  • Editorial. Craig Hassapakis. Page: 28 (e0).
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  • The elucidation of amphibian declines: are amphibian populations disappearing? Jamie K. Reaser. Pages 4–9 (e1).
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  • Rattlesnake roundup in Kansas: a brief history. David L. Reber, Alison Smith Reber. Pages: 10–14 (e2).
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  • Effects of timber harvesting practices on peaks of otter salamander (Plethodon hubrichti) populations. Joseph C. Mitchell, Jill A. Wicknick, Carl D. Anthony. Pages: 15–19 (e3).
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  • Population biology and herpetological conservation: a cautionary note. Andrew Storfer. Pages: 20–23 (e4).
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  • Herpetofauna in the wildlife trade and nature. Allen Salzberg. Pages: 24–26 (e5).
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  • News and Notes. Pages: 27–28.
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  • Erratum Sheet. Separate sheet published after journal was produced.
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