On the Distribution and Ecology of Amphibians and Reptiles in the South of the Russian Far East

E. V. Adnagulov, A. Yu. Oleinikov


The paper reports on the distribution and ecology of amphibians and reptiles in the south of the Russian Far East, including previously unstudied areas within Khabarovsk Kray, Primorskiy Kray, and Yevreyskaya Autonomous Oblast’ (209 localities in total) studied in 1998 – 2004.


Russian Far East; Amphibians; Reptiles; distribution

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.30906/1026-2296-2006-13-2-101-116


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