German Journal of Herpetology

Volume 53 - 2017

 Issue 1


  • Zaracho, V. H. & M. Nogueira de Carvalho Kokubum: Reproduction and larval morphology of Adenomera diptyx (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Argentinean humid Chaco and Brazilian Pantanal. pp. 1-9. [PDF]
  • Lazić, M. M., M. A. Carretero, U. Živković & J. Crnobrnja-Isailović: City life has fitness costs: reduced body condition and increased parasite load in urban common wall lizards, Podarcis muralis. pp. 10-17. [PDF]
  • Jungfer, K.-H.: On Warszewicz’s trail: the identity of Hyla molitor O. Schmidt, 1857. pp. 18-24 plus Supplementary material. [PDF]
  • Vences, M., V. Sarasola-Puente, E. Sanchez, F. Amat & J. S. Hauswaldt: Diversity and distribution of deep mitochondrial lineages of the common frog, Rana temporaria, in northern Spain. pp. 25-33. [PDF]
  • Marques, R., D. Rödder, M. Solé & M. S. Tinôco: Diversity and habitat use of snakes from the coastal Atlantic rainforest in northeastern Bahia, Brazil. pp. 34-43. [PDF]
  • Vojar, J., B. Havlíková, M. Solský, D. Jablonski, V. Iković & V. Baláž: Distribution, prevalence, and amphibian hosts of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in the Balkans. pp. 44-49 plus Supplementary material. [PDF]
  • Deoniziak, K., A. Hermaniuk & A. Wereszczuk: Effects of wetland restoration on the amphibian community in the Narew River Valley (Northeast Poland). pp. 50-58. [PDF]
  • Bruscagin, R. T., M. Dixo, S. Famelli & J. Bertoluci: Patch size effects on richness, abundance, and diversity of leaf-litter lizards from Atlantic rainforest fragments. pp. 59-65. [PDF]
  • Yartsev, V. V., J.-M. Exbrayat & V. N. Kuranova: Spermatogenesis in the Siberian salamander, Salamandrella keyserlingii (Caudata: Hynobiidae). pp. 66-76. [PDF]
  • Vences, M., J. Köhler, M. Pabijan, M. Bletz, P.-S. Gehring, O. Hawlitschek, A. Rakotoarison, F. M. Ratsoavina, F. Andreone, A. Crottini & F. Glaw: Taxonomy and geographic distribution of Malagasy frogs of the Gephyromantis asper clade, with description of a new subgenus and revalidation of Gephyromantis ceratophrys. pp. 77-98 plus Supplementary material. [PDF]
  • Orrico, V. G. D., I. Nunes, C. Mattedi, A. Fouquet, A. W. Lemos, M. Rivera-Correa, M. L. Lyra, D. Loebmann, B. V. S. Pimenta, U. Caramaschi, M. T. Rodrigues & C. F. B. Haddad: Integrative taxonomy supports the existence of two distinct species within Hypsiboas crepitans (Anura: Hylidae). pp. 99-113 plus Supplementary material. [PDF]
  • Abdala, C. S., R. V. Semhan, A. Laspiur & J. L. Acosta: Rediscovery of Liolaemus rabinoi (Iguania: Liolaemidae) after 35 years: redescription, biological and phylogenetic information, and conservation challenges. pp. 114-125. [PDF]


  • Crnobrna, B., M. Armes & H. Fonseca Williams: Observations of feeding behaviour of an Oxyrhopus melanogenys (Serpentes: Dipsadidae): description of a novel prey-processing manoeuvre. pp. 126-130. [PDF]
  • Formas, J. R. & C. C. Cuevas: The tadpole of Alsodes cf. norae (Anura, Alsodidae) with comments on the diagnosis of the genus Alsodes. pp. 131-136. [PDF]
  • Heiss, E.: The Alpine “axolotl”: a remarkable example of phenotypic plasticity in Ichthyosaura alpestris (Amphibia: Salamandridae). pp. 137-141. [PDF]
  • Bonansea, M. I., C. Heit & M. Vaira: Pigment composition of the bright skin in the poison toad Melanophryniscus rubriventris (Anura: Bufonidae) from Argentina. pp. 142-147. [PDF]
  • Costa, A., D. Baroni, A. Romano & S. Salvidio: Individual diet variation in Salamandra salamandra larvae in a Mediterranean stream (Amphibia: Caudata). pp. 148-152. [PDF]
  • Žagar, A., A. Vrezec & M. A. Carretero: Do the thermal and hydric physiologies of Zootoca (vivipara) carniolica (Squamata: Lacertidae) reflect the conditions of its selected microhabitat? pp. 153-159. [PDF]
  • Firneno Jr, T. J., I. Luque-Montes & J. H. Townsend: An enigmatic record of Incilius porteri (Anura: Bufonidae) from Isla del Tigre, Honduras. pp. 160-162. [PDF]
  • Schwarz, D., D. Newton & C. Ratzimbazafy: Assessment of the international illicit wildlife trade in the critically endangered Malagasy tortoise species Astrochelys yniphora and Astrochelys radiata. pp. 163-166. [PDF]
  • Nagy, Z. T., W. Dekoninck, F. de Block, K. Yeo, K. S. Silue & T. Delsinne: Oviposition of the snake Thelotornis kirtlandii in a parabiotic ant nest. pp. 167-170 plus Supplementary video. [PDF]