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A new species of Eleutherodactylus (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae) from western Colombia with cranial coossification.
Trueb (1970) viewed the exostosis of cranial bones and coossification of the skin of the head and skull bones as features which had been achieved independently in various lineages of tree frogs whereas da Silva (1998) decided that these represented, within the Hylinae, evolutionary novelties.
Cranial coossification in frogs: relationship to rate of evaporative water loss.