Definition of Leptodactylidae

1. Noun. New World frogs; in some classifications essentially coextensive with the family Bufonidae.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Leptodactylidae

Lepisosteus
Lepisosteus osseus
Lepista irina
Lepomis
Lepomis gibbosus
Lepomis macrochirus
Lepomis punctatus
Lepontic
Lepore haemoglobin
Leporidae
Leptarrhena
Leptarrhena pyrolifolia
Leptinotarsa
Leptinotarsa decemlineata
Leptodactylidae (current term)
Leptodactylus
Leptodactylus pentadactylus
Leptoglossus
Leptolithic
Leptopteris
Leptopteris superba
Leptoptilus
Leptoptilus crumeniferus
Leptoptilus dubius
Leptospira
Leptotrichia
Leptotrombidium
Leptotyphlopidae

Literary usage of Leptodactylidae

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Check List of North American Amphibians and Reptiles by Leonhard Stejneger, Thomas Barbour (1917)
"Leptodactylidae (FAMILY) Eleutherodactylus (GENUS) DUMERIL and BIBRON, Erp. Gen., Vol. 8, 1841, p. 620 TYPE: martinicensis Eleutherodactylus latrans (COPE) ..."

2. Ecosystem Disturbance and Wildlife Conservation in Western Grasslands: A edited by Deborah M. Finch (1998)
""Toads" includes all dry, short-legged, hopping anurans that are resistant to desiccation (Bufonidae, Leptodactylidae, Microhylidae, Pelobatidae); ..."

3. Bolivia by Vivien Lougheed (2006)
"... belongs to the Leptodactylidae frog family. It is endemic to Lake Titicaca and was first identified by Jaques Cousteau, the famous French oceanographer. ..."

4. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1868)
"The adaptive ecology of the species groups of the genus Leptodactylus (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae). Evolution 23:421-428. Kinzl, H. 1968. ..."

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