Distribution and Cytogenetics of Amphibians from the Occupied Palestinian territories (West Bank of Jordan)

Ibrahim N. A. Salman, Michael Salsaa, & Mazin B. Qumsiyeh*
Department of Biology, and Palestine Museum of Natural History, Bethlehem University, Bethlehem, Palestine.
E-mail: mazin@qumsiyeh.org
 
Abstract: The distribution of four species of amphibians (Bufotes variabilis, Pelophylax bedriagae, Hyla savignyi / H. felixarabica, and Pelobates syriacus) are given in the occupied Palestinian territories of the West Bank are recorded. Karyotypic data on Bufotes variabilis (2n=22) and Pelophylax bedriagae (2n=26) are reported 
 
Key words: Amphibians, Palestinian Territories, Karyotype.

Jordan Journal of Natural History, 1, (2014), 116-130.

Other articles published in the same issue: Jordan Journal of Natural History, vol.1, iss. 1.

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