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Influence of tail injury on the development of Neotropical elegant treefrog tadpoles

Ana Glaucia da Silva Martins, Raoni Rebouças, Isaias Santos, Adão Henrique Rosa Domingos, Luís Felipe Toledo

accepted on 2021, 8th November

doi: 10.36253/a_h-11453

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First report on two loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) nests in the Aeolian Archipelago (Southern Italy)

Monica Francesca Blasi, Sandra Hochscheid, Roberta Bardelli, Chiara Bruno, Carolina Melodia, Perla Salzeri, Paolo De Rosa, Paolo Madonia

accepted on 2022, 2nd January

doi: 10.36253/a_h-10188

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Preliminary data on the diet of Chalcides chalcides (Squamata: Scincidae) from Northern Italy

Andrea Ciracì, Edoardo Razzetti, Maurizio Pavesi, Daniele Pellitteri-Rosa

accepted on 2022, 11th February

doi: 10.36253/a_h-11386

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The directional testes asymmetry increases with temperature in seven plateau brown frog (Rana kukunoris) populations

Hai Ying Li, Man Jun Shang, Jie Guo, Bo Jun Chen, Peng Zhen Chen, Tong Lei Yu

accepted on 2022, 11th February

doi: 10.36253/a_h-12187

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Threatened and extinct amphibians and reptiles in Italian natural history collections are useful conservation tools

Franco Andreone, Ivano Ansaloni, Enrico Bellia, Andrea Benocci, Carlotta Betto, Gabriella Bianchi, Giovanni Boano, Antonio Borzatti de Loewenstern, Rino Brancato, Nicola Bressi, Stefano Bulla, Massimo Capula, Vincenzo Caputo Barucchi, Piero Carlino, Umberto Chalvien, Marta Coloberti, Pierangelo Crucitti, Maria C. Deflorian, Giuliano Doria, Simone Farina, Valeria Franceschini, Simona Guioli, Roberta Improta, Luca Lapini, Leonardo Latella, Giuseppe Manganelli, Stefano Mazzotti, Marta Meneghini, Paola Nicolosi, Annamaria Nistri, Nicola Novarini, Roberta Pala, Edoardo Razzetti, Giovanni Repetto, Roberta Salmaso, Guido C. Salza, Stefano Scali, Giovanni Scillitani, Andrea Sforzi, Roberto Sindaco, Gionata Stancher, Maria L. Tavano, Marco Valle, Giannantonio Zanata Santi, Marco A. L. Zuffi, Giulia Tessa

accepted on 2022, 2nd March

doi: 10.36253/a_h-12349

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A contribution to the knowledge on the diet and food preferences of Darevskia praticola (Reptilia: Lacertidae)

Emiliya Vacheva, Borislav Naumov

accepted on 2022, 22nd March

doi: 10.36253/a_h-12179

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Re-description of external morphology and factors affecting body and tail shape of the stone frog tadpoles

Brena da Silva Gonçalves, Carla. D. Hendges, Bruno Madalozzo, Tiago G. Santos

accepted on 2022, 1st April

doi: 10.36253/a_h-11315

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The effect of weight and prey species on gut passage time in an endemic gecko Quedenfeldtia moerens (Chabanaud, 1916) from Morocco

Jalal Mouadi, Panayiotis Pafilis, Abderrafea Elbahi, zahra Okba, Hassan ElOuizgani, El Hassan El Mouden, Mohamed Aourir

accepted on 2022, 8th April

doi: 10.36253/a_h-12326

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The high diversity and phylogenetic signal of antipredator mechanisms of the horned frog species of Proceratophrys Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920 (Amphibia: Anura: Odontophrynidae)

Cássio Zocca, Ricardo Lourenço-de-Moraes, Felipe S. Campos, Rodrigo B. Ferreira

accepted on 2022, 28th April

doi: 10.36253/a_h-11945

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Preliminary genetic characterisation of Southern Smooth Snake Coronella girondica (Serpentes, Colubridae) populations in Italy, with some considerations on their alpine distribution

Matteo R. Di Nicola, Raffaella Melfi, Francesco P. Faraone, Daniel L. N. Iversen, Gabriele Giacalone, Giovanni Paolino, Mario Lo Valvo

accepted on 2022, 4th May

doi: 10.36253/a_h-12556

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