Natural Autotriploidy in the Danube Newt, Triturus dobrogicus (Salamandridae)

S. N. Litvinchuk, J. M. Rosanov, L. J. Borkin


A case of natural autotriploidy in Triturus dobrogicus from Transcarpathian Province (Ukraine) is described. This is the first record of polyploidy for the species.


triploidy; DNA flow cytometry; Triturus dobrogicus; Salamandridae; Caudata; Transcarpathian Province; Ukraine

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