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World checklist of endangered amphibians and reptiles

Brian Groombridge

World checklist of endangered amphibians and reptiles

by Brian Groombridge

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Published by Wildlife Advisory Branch, Nature Conservancy Council in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reptiles.,
  • Rare animals.,
  • Amphibians.,
  • Rare animals.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrian Groombridge.
    ContributionsNature Conservancy Council. Wildlife Advisory Branch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL641, QL641
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63p. ;
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22417963M
    ISBN 100861390954

    The world's most endangered amphibians Click image to enlarge The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species evaluates the conservation status of plant and animal species. The list is based on scientific assessment of an organism's status by experts.   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Wildlife: Reptiles & Amphibians Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    Species Status Review of Amphibian and Reptiles -- DRAFT (Decem ) Report for the NJ Endangered and Nongame Species Advisory Committee Page 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Project Manager and compiler for this status review was Karena DiLeo, NJ DEP. The statuses of New Jersey’s native herpetofauna, comprising 74 amphibians and.   Earth is facing its largest mass extinction since the disappearance of the dinosaurs, with up to half of the world's 6, amphibian species in danger of extinction, conservationists warn.

    The following is a list of Amphibians of concern. This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total at the bottom of this page as an official count of endangered amphibians of the world is not more information on what species are listed on this site, please visit our About Us page. Impact Factor: (World ranking: 4th among all herpetology journals) • Current Contents - Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences Biology, natural history, diversity of amphibians and reptiles, country overviews, faunal inventories and checklists, threat assessments, Book chapter, or article within a book.


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World checklist of endangered amphibians and reptiles by Brian Groombridge Download PDF EPUB FB2

World checklist of endangered amphibians and reptiles. London: Wildlife Advisory Branch, Nature Conservancy Council, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Brian Groombridge; Nature Conservancy Council (Great Britain).

World checklist of threatened amphibians and reptiles. Peterborough, Eng.: Joint Nature Conservation Committee, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Brian Groombridge; Crawford Allan; World Conservation Monitoring Centre.; United Kingdom Scientific Authority for Animals.

The following list of amphibians (34 species), reptiles (38), birds () and mammals (93) indicates those vertebrate species believed to be part of the fauna of New York and the present legal status of these species in New York State.

Common and scientific nomenclature is as according to: Crother () for amphibians and reptiles; the AmericanFile Size: KB.;;DOI: Notes.

The individual amphibians or reptiles comprising that group are then detailed in two to four pages. Each of these species articles has an illustrated "Fact Box" listing common and scientific names, subfamily, family order, number of species, size, key features, breeding, diet, habitat, a map showing distribution, status, and similar : Hardcover.

Amphibian Species of the World on Twitter; What is the right name. Running log of additions and changes, ; Logs of changes and additions, –; How to cite; How to use; History of the project; The big changes in amphibian taxonomy (–): versions and ; Scientific Nomenclature and Its Discontents; Structure of the.

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Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. Full text of "World checklist of threatened amphibians and reptiles" See other formats. As of Septemberthe International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) lists endangered amphibian species.

13% of all evaluated amphibian species are listed as endangered. No subpopulations of amphibians have been evaluated by the IUCN. For a species to be considered endangered by the IUCN it must meet certain quantitative criteria. The Black-Spotted Newt, scientific name Notophthalmus meridionalis, is a species of aquatic newt that is a member of the Salamandridae Family of true salamanders and species is usually olive green in color, with many black spots and has a yellow colored : Gregory Sousa.

List of amphibians organizes the class of amphibian by family and subfamilies and mentions the number of species in each of them. The list below largely follows Darrel Frost's Amphibian Species of the World (ASW), Version (31 January ).

Another classification, which largely follows Frost, but deviates from it in part is the one of AmphibiaWeb, by the University of California, Berkeley. Critically endangered reptiles are listed separately. There are reptile species which are endangered or critically endangered.

Additionally reptile species (18% of those evaluated) are listed as data deficient, meaning there is insufficient information for a full assessment of conservation status. THE REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS OF MARYLAND Taxonomy based on Crother Common Name Scientific Name Status TURTLES – 18 native species & 3 introduced/naturalized species Eastern Musk Turtle Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Mud Turtle Kinosternon subrubrum.

The Blanding's turtle is an endangered species throughout its range. The preceding story was fiction however, similar but true episodes have caused untold ecological damage. Release of non-native species have wreaked havoc upon native populations of reptiles, amphibians, fish and plants.

While human action has had tremendous detrimental. Amphibians is your guide to these intriguing and diverse creatures. Often misunderstood, this species which includes frogs, toads, salamanders and newts, surpasses all other vertebrate species in survival and reproduction strategies.

In addition, as the stunning photographs depict, amphibians are also creatures of extreme beauty/5(4). Amphibians and Reptiles Thematic Unit Teacher Created Resources Browse a multi-page, printable resource of ready-to-use lessons and cross-curricular activities about amphibians and reptiles.

Amphibians and reptiles are collectively known as herps, herptiles, or herpetofauna. The term herpetology is derived from the Greek word herpton, meaning a creeping thing. Amphibians belong in the class Amphibia, which includes frogs and toads of the order Anura, newts and salamanders of the order Caudata, and the lesser-known limbless.

Below we provide a checklist of the established amphibians and reptiles known to occur in Florida, organized by currently accepted scientific name. For both scientific and common names we mostly follow: Crother, B.I. (ed.). Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico, pp.

1– pecies of amphibians and reptiles recorded in La Bayamesa National Park, Cuba, from collections m ade before and during the rapid inventory, Februaryby Luis M.

Díaz, Nicasio Viña D. The Great Basin population of Columbia spotted frog. s, currently a candidate species for Endangered Species Act protection, is found in eastern Oregon, southwestern Idaho, and the northern drainages of Nevada. Spotted frogs live in spring seeps, meadows, marshes, ponds and streams, and other areas where there is abundant vegetation flooded throughout the year.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.AMPHIBIANS & REPTILES.

Pennsylvania is home to a diverse population of amphibians and reptiles. Follow the links on this page to find out more about them. ⇢ Pennsylvania Amphibians & Reptiles - Information (characteristics, range, habitat, reproduction, food) and illustrations from the Commission's reference book (available at The Outdoor Shop).Endangered Status The distribution of the Black caiman was once vast, however, the same cannot be said about populations of these animals today due to over-zealous hunting practices (Smith ).

M. niger have been completely exterminated in many areas where they were once common, and significant populations remain only in very remote areas.