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A Natural History of Amphibians
Robert C. Stebbins & Nathan W. Cohen

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface
Acknowledgments
1Introduction3
2Skin10
3Breathing17
4Limbs and Locomotion26
5Tail33
6Nose and Chemoreception37
7Eyes and Vision42
8Food Habits54
9Ears and Hearing67
10Voice76
11Temperature Characteristics89
12Body Water Regulation102
13Protection against Predators110
14Home Range and Movements121
15Territorial Behavior and Fighting126
16Homing and Migration131
17Reproduction140
18Parental Care195
19Contributions of Amphibians to Human Welfare205
20Declining Amphibians210
Literature Cited253
Index301

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