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The Decline of Darwin's Frogs: PLOS ONE Paper

13 June 2013

 A paper has been published in PLOS ONE, highlighting the decline of Darwin's frog, found in Chile and Argentina. The paper was co-authored by CBER Lecturer, Dr Ben Collen.

A full copy of the publication can be found at the PLOS ONE site:

Darwin's Frogs

Fig.1 - Darwin's Frogs

Full detail of the publication can be found below:

Claudio Soto-Azat, Andrés Valenzuela-Sánchez
Laboratorio de Salud de Ecosistemas, Facultad de Ecología y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Andres Bello, Republica 252, Santiago, Chile

Claudio Soto-Azat, J. Marcus Rowcliffe, Andrew A. Cunningham
Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, Regent’s Park, London, United Kingdom

Ben Collen
Centre for Biodiversity & Environmental Research, University College London, London, United Kingdom

Alberto Veloso
Departamento de Ciencias Ecológicas, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Chile, Las Palmeras, Nuñoa, Chile

Soto-Azat C, Valenzuela-Sánchez A, Collen B, Rowcliffe JM, Veloso A, et al. (2013) The Population Decline and Extinction of Darwin’s Frogs. PLoS ONE 8(6): e66957.