Some Aspects of Reproductive Biology of Zootoca vivipara (Jacquin, 1787) in the Asian Part of Its Area

V. F. Orlova, V. N. Kuranova, N. A. Bulakhova

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Zootoca vivipara; fecundity; body size; variability

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.30906/1026-2296-2005-12-0-201-204

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