Comparative Clinical Pathology

, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 453–460

Hematology of Indian rhacophorid tree frog Polypedates maculatus Gray, 1833 (Anura: Rhacophoridae)

  • Bana Bihari Mahapatra
  • Madhusmita Das
  • Sushil Kumar Dutta
  • Pravati Kumari Mahapatra
Original Article

DOI: 10.1007/s00580-010-1118-y

Cite this article as:
Mahapatra, B.B., Das, M., Dutta, S.K. et al. Comp Clin Pathol (2012) 21: 453. doi:10.1007/s00580-010-1118-y

Abstract

Hematology of free-living Indian rhacophorid tree frog, Polypedates maculatus, was studied. Sex wise variations in the hematological values, as well as significant correlation between size and different hematological parameters, were observed in this species.

Keywords

Anura Rhacophoridae Polypedates maculatus Hematology 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bana Bihari Mahapatra
    • 1
  • Madhusmita Das
    • 1
  • Sushil Kumar Dutta
    • 2
  • Pravati Kumari Mahapatra
    • 1
  1. 1.P.G. Department of ZoologyUtkal UniversityBhubaneswarIndia
  2. 2.P.G. Department of ZoologyNorth Orissa UniversityBaripadaIndia