genus Ascaphus

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Noun1.genus Ascaphus - type genus of the Ascaphidaegenus Ascaphus - 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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Our work finds congruence across allozyme and mitochondrial DNA data sets that supports division of the genus Ascaphus into two species, A.