A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1963
Language: English
Wordcount: 23,242 / 88 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 48.9
LoC Category: QH
Downloads: 2,608
Added to site: 2011.08.23
mnybks.net#: 30639
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Science
Excerpt

ta (KU 58008), (B) Ptychohyla schmidtorum schmidtorum (KU 58037), and (C) Ptychohyla ignicolor (UMMZ 119603).]

TONGUE.--The shape of the tongue varies intraspecifically. Usually the tongue is ovoid; in some specimens it is barely notched posteriorly, whereas in others it is deeply notched, making the tongue cordiform. Deeply notched cordiform tongues are found in P. leonhardschultzei and P. schmidtorum; with the exception of these two species, some individuals of all species have emarginate tongues. Some individuals of all species have tongues that are shallowly notched posteriorly.


Color and Pattern

The dorsum in living frogs of the genus Ptychohyla is primarily yellowish or reddish brown, except in P. schmidtorum chamulae and P. ignicolor in which it is green. Usually there are some darker blotches or reticulations on the dorsum. The venter usually is white; in P. ignicolor it is yellow. The venter is spot

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla by William E. Duellman - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla by William E. Duellman - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla by William E. Duellman - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla by William E. Duellman - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla by William E. Duellman - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla by William E. Duellman - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Analyzing Character
by Katherine M.H. Blackford
Amusements in Mathematics
by Henry Ernest Dudeney
The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'
by Thomas Nathaniel Orchard
On the Origin of Species
by Charles Darwin
Criminal Psychology
by Hans Gross
An Elementary Study of Chemistry
by William Edwards Henderson
ABC's of Science
by Charles Oliver
Ancient and Modern Physics
by Thomas E. Willson

See more popular titles from this genre.