Freshwater paths across the ocean: molecular phylogeny of the frog Ptychadena newtoni gives insights into amphibian colonization of oceanic islands

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Measey, John G.; Vences, M.; Drewes, R. C.; Chiari, Y.; Melo, M.; Bourlès, Bernard;
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2006.01589.x
  • Subject: Gymnophiona | colonization | Amphibia | [ SDU.STU.OC ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Oceanography | dispersal | phylogeny | [SDU.STU.OC]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Oceanography | island biogeography | Anura | Cameroon line | Gulf of Guinea

International audience; Aim Amphibians are a model group for studies of the biogeographical origins of salt-intolerant taxa on oceanic islands. We used the Gulf of Guinea islands to explore the biogeographical origins of island endemism of one species of frog, and used ... View more
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