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  • n. Plural form of leiopelmatid.


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  • Richard Essner of Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville suspected unusual jumping behaviours in leiopelmatids because they are known to swim differently from other frogs, using

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  • Otherwise, there is an obvious alternative interpretation: the swimming mode in leiopelmatids is derived and results in a reduced leaping ability.

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