AmphibiaWeb - Bufotes oblongus


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Bufotes oblongus (Nikolskii, 1896)
family: Bufonidae
genus: Bufotes
Species Description: Nikolskii, A. M. (1896). "Diagnoses reptilium et amphibiorum novorum in Persia orientali a N. Zarudny collectorum." Annuaire du Musée Zoologique de l'Academie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg 1, 369–372.
Taxonomic Notes: This tetraploid species is thought to have originated from hybridization between B. latastii and B. turanensis, both diploids ((see several publications by Stoeck and coauthors: Evolution 2006 Mol Phyl Evo, 2010 Evol, 2012 PRSB, 2015 Heredity, 2015 J Biog.).

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC)
National Status None
Regional Status None



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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Afghanistan, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Turkmenistan

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