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Noun1.Alytes - midwife toadsAlytes - midwife toads        
amphibian genus - any genus of amphibians
Discoglossidae, family Discoglossidae - family of Old World toads having a fixed disklike tongue
Alytes obstetricans, obstetrical toad, midwife toad - European toad whose male carries the fertilized eggs wrapped around its hind legs until they hatch
Alytes cisternasi, midwife toad - similar in habit to Alytes obstetricians
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(2001) Evidence of a chytrid fungus infection involved in the decline of the common midwife toad (Alytes obstetricans) in protected areas of central Spain.
2003: Influence of advertisement calls on reproductive success in the male midwife toad Alytes obstetricians.
Specifically, these files correspond to two anuran species; the Epidalea calamita (natterjack toad) and the Alytes obstetricans (common midwife toad), with a total of 605,300 frames, every one of 10 ms.