Molecular Biology and Genetics
Statistics of barcoding coverage
Specimen Records: 111
Specimens with Sequences: 118
Specimens with Barcodes: 97
Species With Barcodes: 7
Public Records: 82
Public Species: 7
Public BINs: 11
Oophaga is a genus of poison-dart frogs containing 9 species, many of which were formerly in the Dendrobates genus. The frogs are distributed in Central and South America, from Nicaragua through the Colombian El Choco to northern Ecuador (at elevations below 1,200 m (3,900 ft)).
- Polkadot poison frog - O. arborea
- Granular poison frog - O. granulifera
- Harlequin poison frog - O. histrionica
- Lehmann's poison frog - O. lehmanni
- La Brea poison frog - O. occultator
- Strawberry poison-dart frog - O. pumilio
- Splendid poison frog - O. speciosa
- Diablito poison frog - O. sylvatica
- Vicente's poison frog - O. vicentei
- Grant, T., Frost, D. R., Caldwell, J. P., Gagliardo, R., Haddad, C. F. B., Kok, P. J. R., Means, D. B., Noonan, B. P., Schargel, W. E., and Wheeler, W. C. (2006). Phylogenetic systematics of dart-poison frogs and their relatives (Amphibia: Athesphatanura: Dendrobatidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 299, 1-262 (http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/bitstream/2246/5803/1/B299.pdf)
- Heselhaus, R. 1992. Poison-arrow frogs: their natural history and care in captivity. Blandford, London.
- Zimmermann, E. and Zimmermann, H. 1994. Reproductive strategies, breeding, and conservation of tropical frogs: dart-poison frogs and Malagasy poison frogs. In: J.B. Murphy, K. Adler and J.T. Collins (eds), Captive management and conservation of amphibians and reptiles, pp. 255-266. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, Ithaca (New York). Contributions to Herpetology volume 11.
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