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2020

General Issue (No. 26) | Volume 14, Number 1

ARC 26 General Issue

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  • The ecology, distribution, status, threats, and conservation of the Common Water Monitor (Varanus salvator) in the Dhaleswari River of Assam, India. Muhammed Khairujjaman Mazumder, Amir Sohail Choudhury, Rofk Ahmed Barbhuiya, Himabrata Chakravarty, Badruzzaman Barbhuiya. General Section: pages 1–9 (e218).
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  • Climatic niche, natural history, and conservation status of the Porthole Treefrog, Charadrahyla taeniopus (Günther, 1901) (Anura: Hylidae) in Mexico. Raciel Cruz-Elizalde, Itzel Magno-Benítez, Christian Berriozabal-Islas, Raúl Ortíz-Pulido, Aurelio Ramírez-Bautista, Raquel Hernández-Austria. General Section: pages 10–21 (e219).
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  • Detection of Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola at two mid-Atlantic natural areas in Anne Arundel County, Maryland and Fairfax County, Virginia, USA. Lauren D. Fuchs, Todd A. Tupper, Robert Aguilar, Eva B. Lorentz, Christine A. Bozarth, David J. Fernandez, David M. Lawlor. General Section: pages 22–28 (e220).
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  • Insights into the natural history of the endemic Harlequin Toad, Atelopus laetissimus Ruiz-Carranza, Ardila-Robayo, and Hernández-Camacho, 1994 (Anura: Bufonidae), in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia. Hernán D. Granda-Rodríguez, Andrés Camilo Montes-Correa, Juan David Jiménez-Bolaño, Alberto J. Alaniz, Pedro E. Cattan, Patricio Hernáez. General Section: pages 29–42 (e221).
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  • Do growth rate and survival differ between undisturbed and disturbed environments for Sceloporus spinosus Wiegmann, 1828 (Squamata: Phrynosomatidae) from Oaxaca, Mexico? Carlos A. Torres Barragán, Uriel Hernández Salinas, Aurelio Ramírez-Bautista. General Section: pages 43–54 (e222).
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  • A new gecko genus from Zagros Mountains, Iran. Farhang Torki. General Section: pages 55–62 (e223).
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  • The herpetofauna of Hidalgo, Mexico: composition, distribution, and conservation status. Aurelio Ramírez-Bautista, Uriel Hernández-Salinas, Raciel Cruz-Elizalde, Christian Berriozabal-Islas, Israel Moreno Lara, Dominic L. DeSantis, Jerry D. Johnson, Elí García-Padilla, Vicente Mata-Silva, Larry David Wilson. General Section: pages 63–118 (e224).
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  • First record of Raorchestes longchuanensis Yang and Li, 1978 (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from northeastern Bangladesh suggests wide habitat tolerance. Hassan Al-Razi, Marjan Maria, Sabit Hasan, Sabir Bin Muzaffar. General Section: pages 119–131 (e225).
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  • Geographic range extension for the Lobatse Hinge-back Tortoise, Kinixys lobatsiana (Power, 1927), with first records from the Soutpansberg region. Flora Ihlow, Ryan Van Huyssteen, Melita Vamberger, Dawn Cory-Toussaint, Margaretha D. Hofmeyr, Uwe Fritz. General Section: pages 132–139 (e226).
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  • A new species of Petracola (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from Río Abiseo National Park, San Martín, Peru. Lily O. Rodríguez, Luis Mamani. General Section: pages 140–146 (e227).
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  • The herpetofauna of Honaz Mountain National Park (Denizli Province, Turkey) and threatening factors. Müge Gidiş, Eyup Başkale. General Section: pages 147–155 (e228).
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  • Patterns of growth and natural mortality in Lysapsus bolivianus (Anura, Hylidae, Pseudae) in an environmental protection area in the estuary of the Amazon River. Júlio C. Sá-Oliveira, Carlos E. Costa-Campos, Andréa S. Araújo, Stephen F. Ferrari. General Section: pages 156–162 (e229).
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  • Persistence of snake carcasses on roads and its potential effect on estimating roadkills in a megadiverse country. Laura Ximena Cabrera-Casas, Lina Marcela Robayo-Palacio, Fernando Vargas-Salinas. General Section: pages 163–173 (e230).
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  • Effect of vegetation and abiotic factors on the abundance and population structure of Crocodylus acutus (Cuvier, 1806) in coastal lagoons of Colima, Mexico. Sergio Aguilar-Olguín, María Cruz Rivera-Rodríguez, Helios Hernández-Hurtado, Ricardo González-Trujillo, María Magdalena Ramírez-Martínez. General Section: pages 174–182 (e231).
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  • More road-killed Caspian Whipsnakes (Dolichophis caspius): an update on the species distribution along the Danube, in Romania. Severus-D. Covaciu-Marcov, Alfred-Ş. Cicort-Lucaciu, Daniel-R. Pop, Bogdan I. Lucaci, and Sára Ferenți. General Section: pages 183–189 (e232).
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  • Feminization tendency of Hawksbill Turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) in the western Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico. Cynthia Dinorah Flores-Aguirre, Verónica Díaz-Hernández, Isaías Hazarmabeth Salgado Ugarte, Luis Enrique Sosa Caballero, Fausto R. Méndez de la Cruz. General Section: pages 190–202 (e233).
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  • Nepal Issue (No. 27) | Volume 14, Number 2

    ARC 27 Nepal Issue

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    • Call survey indicates rainbow trout farming alters glassfrog community composition in the Andes of Ecuador. Katherine L. Krynak, Dana G. Wessels, Segundo M. Imba, Timothy J. Krynak, Eric B. Snyder, Jane A. Lyons, Juan M. Guayasamin. General Section: pages 1–11 (e234).
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    • Comparison of in vitro methods to inhibit growth of a virulent strain of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Longcore, Pessier, and Nichols 1999). Marina E. De León. General Section: pages 12–23 (e235).
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    • Predatory behaviors: Pristimantis savagei (Anura: Craugastoridae) as prey of Trechalea sp. spiders (Araneae: Trechaleidae) in a sector of the Piedemonte Llanero, Villavicencio, Colombia. Diego Escamilla-Quitián, Azarys de Jesús Paternina-Hernández, Juan E. Carvajal-Cogollo. General Section: pages 24–26 (e236).
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    • Endemism on a threatened sky island: new and rare species of herpetofauna from Cerro Chucantí, Eastern Panama. Abel Batista, Konrad Mebert, Madian Miranda, Orlando Garcés, Rogemif Fuentes, Marcos Poncea. General Section: pages 27–46 (e237).
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    • An endemic new species of Andean lizard of the genus Liolaemus from southern Peru (Iguania: Liolaemidae) and its phylogenetic position. Juan C. Chaparro, Aarón J. Quiroz, Luis Mamani, Roberto C. Gutiérrez, Peter Condori, Ignacio De la Riva, Gabriela Herrera-Juárez, José Cerdeña, Luis P. Arapa, Cristian S. Abdala. General Section: pages 47–63 (e238).
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    A Tribute to Joseph C. Mitchell (1948–2019) (No. 28) | Volume 14, Number 3

    ARC A Tribute to Joseph C. Mitchell (1948–2019) Issue Cover

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