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Yu-Lu Gan, Tao Qin, Ye htet Lwin, Guo-Gang Li, Rui-Chang Quan, Shuo Liu, Guo-Hua Yu. A new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from northern Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2020, 41(6): 734-740. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2020.125
Citation: Yu-Lu Gan, Tao Qin, Ye htet Lwin, Guo-Gang Li, Rui-Chang Quan, Shuo Liu, Guo-Hua Yu. A new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from northern Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2020, 41(6): 734-740. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2020.125

A new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from northern Myanmar

doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2020.125
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Funds:  This work was supported by the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Special Fund (Biodiversity Monitoring and Network Construction Along Lancang-Mekong River Basin Project), CAS-SEABRI (Y4ZK111B01), National Natural Science Foundation of China (32060114), Key Laboratory of Ecology of Rare and Endangered Species and Environmental Protection (Guangxi Normal University), Ministry of Education (ERESEP2020Z22), and Guangxi Key Laboratory of Rare and Endangered Animal Ecology, Guangxi Normal University (18-A-01-08 and 19-A-01-06)
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