genus Eleutherodactylus


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Noun1.genus Eleutherodactylus - completely terrestrial robber frogsgenus Eleutherodactylus - completely terrestrial robber frogs
amphibian genus - any genus of amphibians
family Leptodactylidae, Leptodactylidae - New World frogs; in some classifications essentially coextensive with the family Bufonidae
robber frog - small terrestrial frog of tropical America
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Ortiz, "Comparison of critical thermal maxima of two species of Puerto Rican frogs of the genus Eleutherodactylus," Physiological Zoology, vol.
The guajon, one of 17 species of frogs in the genus Eleutherodactylus (known locally as coquis for the "co-kee" sound made by two types) will be protected in 260 acres of land adjacent to farms, roads and homes spanning a southeastern section of the tropical island.
The number of endemic frog species has since dramatically increased by the description of another 18 species of the genus Eleutherodactylus from the Amotape-Huancabamba Zone (Duellman & Pramuk, 1999).