A collection of amphibians from Río San Juan, southeastern Nicaragua

Javier Sunyer, Guillermo Páiz, David Matthias Dehling, Gunther Köhler

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We report upon the amphibians collected during seven expeditions carried out between the years 2000-2006 to thirteen localities in both Refugio de Vida Silvestre Río San Juan and Reserva Biológica Indio-Maíz, southeastern Nicaragua. We include morphometric data of around one-half of the adult specimens in the collection, and provide a brief general overview and discuss zoogeographic and conservation considerations of the amphibians known to occur in the Río San Juan area.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)189-202
Number of pages14
JournalHerpetology Notes
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Amphibia
  • Conservation
  • Ecology
  • Morphometry
  • Zoogeography

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