, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp 446–446 | Cite as

Systematic problems in the frog speciesEupsophus roseus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) detected by karyological analysis

  • J. R. Formas


3 different karyotypes are described in the Chilean frog,Eupsophus roseus, which could be an unnatural assemblage of species. The3 karyological forms are considered as full species.


Systematic Problem Full Species Karyological Analysis Unnatural Assemblage 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. R. Formas
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  1. 1.Instituto de ZoologíaUniversidad Austral de ChileValdivia(Chile)

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