FEI Liang,YE Changyuan and JIANG Jianping.Progress and Prospects for Studies on Chinese Amphibians[J].Asian Herpetological Research(AHR),2010,1(2):64-85.[doi:10.3724/SP.J.1245.2010.00064]
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Progress and Prospects for Studies on Chinese Amphibians
FEI Liang YE Changyuan and JIANG Jianping*
Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, China
progress prospect faunal survey systematics amphibian China
This work summarizes the history and progress of the studies on Chinese amphibians since they first appeared in the Chinese literature. A wide range of research has been carried out, including the history of the definition of amphibians, faunal surveys, systematic research, ecological research, biochemical research (isozyme and other proteins or peptides, chromosomes, DNA), anatomical research, embryological research, phylogenetic and zoogeographical research, and many others such as ultrastructure of organs, crossbreeding test, regeneration of organs, abnormality survey, acoustics, fossils, sperm ultrastructure and parasites. In addition, the prospects for studies on Chinese amphibians in future are proposed in this paper.


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