sphenocephalus


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sphenocephalus

(sfē″nō-sĕf′ă-lŭs) [″ + kephale, head]
A deformed fetus in which the head is wedge-shaped.
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Eumeces (Plestiodon) farciatus), 3 species of amphibians (including Lithobates sphenocephalus, Litho bates catesbieanus and Notophthalmus viridescens), and 4 species of turtles (including Graptermys geographica, Chrysemys picta, Pseudemys floridana and ApaIone spinifera).
Experimental Control fence (EF) fence Taxon With Without When When EF wings wings EF did not had have wings wings Amphibians Acris blanchardi 6 5 1 0 Ambystoma opacum 5 0 0 5 Ambystoma texanum 0 0 1 0 Anaxyrus americanus 7 3 12 4 charlesmithi Anaxyrus woodhousii 1 1 0 0 Gastrophryne 113 96 3 2 carolinensis Hyla cinerea 0 0 0 1 Hyla versicolor 1 0 0 4 Lithobates 1 0 0 0 areolatus areolatus Lithobates 39 6 0 0 damitans Lithobates 90 56 25 15 palustris Lithobates 146 69 128 75 sphenocephalus utricularius Notophthalmus 83 73 2 4 viridescens louisianensis Pseudacris 2 2 2 0 streckeri Scaphiopus 115 75 48 32 hurterii Total no.
maculatum, 3 Notophthalmus viridescens, and 3 Lithobates sphenocephalus.
Species that tested negative included Lithobates sphenocephalus utricularius, Anaxyrus terrestris, Anaxyrus americanus, Hyla cinerea, and Hyla versicolor/chrysoscelis.