Climate change and amphibians

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Corn, P. S.;
(2005)
  • Publisher: Museu de Ciències Naturals de Barcelona
  • Journal: Animal Biodiversity and Conservation (issn: 1578-665X)
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  • Subject: Amphibian decline | Breeding phenology | QL1-991 | Global climate change | Zoology | Amphibians
    mesheuropmc: embryonic structures | animal structures

Amphibian life histories are exceedingly sensitive to temperature and precipitation, and there is good evidence that recent climate change has already resulted in a shift to breeding earlier in the year for some species. There are also suggestions that the recent increa... View more
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