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L'alite di Maiorca, Alytes muletensis

(Sanchíz & Adrover, 1979)


Nomi comuni esteri - Spagnolo - Sapo balear. Catalano - Ferreret. Francese - Alyte de Majorque. Inglese - Majorca Midwife Toad, Majorcan Midwife Toad. Tedesco - Mallorca-Geburtshelferkröte. Svezia - Mallorcansk barnmorskegroda. Danimarca - Mallorca-fødselshjælperfrø. Olanda - Balearenvroedmeesterpad. Repubblica Ceca - Ropuška baleárská.

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Classificazione - Regno: Animalia. Sottoregno: Eumetazoa. Phylum: Chordata. Subphylum: Vertebrata. Superclasse: Gnathostomata. Classe: Amphibia. Sottoclasse: Lissamphibia. Ordine: Anura. Sottordine: Opisthocoela. Famiglia: Alytidae. Genere: Alytes.

Baleaphryne muletensis Sanchíz and Adrover, 1979 "1977", Doñana, Acta Vert., 4: 6. Olotipo: "Museo Arqueologica de Deya (Mallorca) (MAD) ... Ilion izquierdo". Manca il numero di registrazione. Località tipo: "Cueva Muleta, sector X, nivel 200-300 cm", Mallorca, Spagna.

Baleaphryne talaioticus Sanchíz and Alcover, 1982, Butll. Inst. Catalana Hist. Nat., Sec. Geol. 3, 48: 99-105. Olotipo: Museu de Menorca (non catalogato), right humerus [fossile olocenico]. Località tipo: "Rafal Rubi, Menorca", isole Baleari, Spagna [Depositi olocenici]. Sinonimo secondo Sanchíz, 1998, Handb. Palaeoherpetol., 4: 114.

Alytes muletensis Clarke, 1984, in Alcover (ed.), Hist. Bioògica Ferreret: 45. Maxson & Szymura, 1984, Amphibia-Reptilia, 5: 248.

Alytes (Baleaphryne) muletensis Dubois, 1987 "1986", Alytes, 5: 12.

Alytes (Alytes) muletensis García-París, Monton & Alonso-Zarazaga, 2004, in García-París et al. (eds.), Fauna Iberica, 24: 594.

Fonti bibliografiche principali - Alcover, J.A., Mayol, J., Jaume, D., Alomar, G., Pomar, G. & Jurado, J. 1984. Biologia i ecologia de les poblacions relictes de Baleaphryne muletensis a la muntanya mallorquina. In: H. Hemmer & J.A. Alcover (eds), Història biològica del ferreret, pp. 129-151. Editorial Moll, Palma de Mallorca.

 

Distribuzione di Alytes muletensis secondo IUCN

 

La specie è diffusa unicamente sui monti della Sierra Tramuntana nel nord dell'isola di Maiorca, nell'arcipelago delle Baleari, in Spagna

Bibliografia - Alcover, J.A., Mayol, J., Jaume, D., Alomar, G., Pomar, G. and Jurado, J. 1984. Biologia i ecologia de les poblacions relictes de Baleaphryne muletensis a la muntanya mallorquina. In: H. Hemmer & J.A. Alcover (eds), Història biològica del ferreret, pp. 129-151. Editorial Moll, Palma de Mallorca.

Arnold, E.N. 2003. Reptiles and Amphibians of Europe. Princeton University Press, Princeton and Oxford.

Arntzen, J.W. and García-París, M. 1995. Morphological and allozyme studies of midwife toads (Genus Alytes), including the description of two new taxa from Spain. Contributions to Zoology 65(1): 5-34.

Buley, K.R. and Garcia, G. (1997). ''The recovery programme for the Mallorcan midwife toad Alytes muletensis: An update.'' Dodo: Journal of the Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trusts, (33), 80-90.

Bush, S. 1996. The reproductive behaviour of the Ferreret Alytes muletensis. Boletín de la Asociación Herpetológica Española 7: 35-37.

Fromhage, L., Vences, M. and Veith, M. 2004. Testing alternative vicariance scenarios in Western Mediterranean discoglossid frogs. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 31(1): 308-322.

Gasc, J.-P. (1997). Atlas of Amphibians and Reptiles in Europe. Societas Europaea Herpetologica, Bonn, Germany.

Gasc, J.-P. (ed.) 1997. Atlas of Amphibians and Reptiles in Europe. Societas Europea Herpetologica & Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

Groombridge, B. (ed.) 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland.

Halliday, T. 1992. United Kingdom Aids Recovery. FrogLog 2: 3.

IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1988. 1988 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN. 1990. 1990 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Lea, J., Dyson, M. and Halliday, T. 2002. The effects of cohort structure and density on larval growth and development in Alytes muletensis: Implications for conservation. Herpetological Journal 12(4): 155-161.

Martínez-Solano, I., Gonçalves, H.A., Arntzen, J.W. and García-París, M. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships and biogeography of midwife toads (Discoglossidae: Alytes). Journal of Biogeography 31(4): 603-618.

Mejias, R. and Amengual, J. 2000. Libro rojo de los vertebrados de las Baleares (2ª ed.). Govern de les Illes Balears, Conselleria de Medi Ambient, Palma de Mallorca.

Moore, R.D., Griffiths, R.A. and Román, A. 2004. Distribution of the Mallorcan midwife toad (Alytes muletensis) in relation to landscape topography and introduced predators. Biological Conservation 116: 327-332.

Nöllert, A. and Nöllert, C. (1992). Die Amphibien Europas. Franckh-Kosmos Verlags-GmbH and Company, Stuttgart.

Pleguezuelos, J.M. 1997. Distribucion y Biogeografia de los Anfibios y Reptiles en España y Portugal. Asociacion Herpetologica Española, Las Palmas de Gran Canarias.

Pleguezuelos, J.M., Márquez, R. and Lizana, M. 2002. Atlas y Libro Rojo de los Anfibios y Reptiles de España. Dirección General de la Conservación de la naturaleza-Associación Herpetológica Española, Madrid.

Richard A.Seigel, C. Kenneth Dodd jr. (2001). ''Translocations of Amphibians: Proven Management Method or Experimental Technique?''

Roca, V., García, G., Carbonell, E., Sánchez-Acedo, C. and Del Cacho, E. 1998. Parasites and conservation of Alytes muletensis (Sanchiz et Adrover, 1977) (Anura: Discoglossidae). Revista Española de Herpetología 12: 91-95.

Román, A. and Mayol, J. 1997. La recuperación del ferreret, Alytes muletensis. In: Documents Tècnics de Conservació, II(1). Consellería de Medi Ambient, Ordenació del Territori i Litoral, 80 pp. Govern Balear, Palma de Mallorca.

Schley, L., Griffiths, R.A. and Román, A. 1998. Activity patterns and microhabitat selection of Mallorcan midwife toad (Alytes muletensis) tadpoles in natural torrent pools. Amphibia-Reptilia 19(2): 143-151.

Stumpel-Rieks, S. E. (1992). Nomina Herpetofaunae Europaeae. AULA-Verlag, Wiesbaden.


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