Ascaphus


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Noun1.Ascaphus - type genus of the AscaphidaeAscaphus - type genus of the Ascaphidae; in some classifications included in the family Leiopelmatidae
amphibian genus - any genus of amphibians
Ascaphidae, family Ascaphidae - family of one species of frog: tailed frog
Ascaphus trui, bell toad, ribbed toad, tailed frog, tailed toad - western North American frog with a taillike copulatory organ
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The 1st observations of the stream-dwelling species Ascaphus truei (Coastal Tailed Frog; u = 12 adults), present in the outlet stream of the lake, were also made in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2012 (Table 1).
Cranial muscles of the anurans Leiopelma hochstetteri and Ascaphus truei and the homologies of the manibular adductors in Lissamphibia and other Gnathostomes.
It seems that Rutter unknowingly captured the first specimen of the tailed frog, Ascaphus truei, in his collecting net on 19 Aug.
tenebrosus and Metter (1963) found tailed frog tadpoles, Ascaphus montanus, in stomachs of D.