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Data Deficient (DD)

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Diagnosis A moderate-sized Telmatobius (38.36-50.81 mm) having the following combination of characters: (1) premaxillary and maxillary teeth absent, (2) vomers rudimentary or absent, (3) neopalatines reduced, (4) tongue nearly ovoid, elongate, almost adhered to the floor of mouth, posterior border free, (5) choanae large, circular, (6) tympanum, tympanic annulus, and columella absent, (7) snout depressed in lateral view, (8) postfemoral folds present, (9) dorsum olive green (in life), (10) cranium poorly ossified, (11) 26 bi-armed chromosomes, (12) toes webbed, (13) outer border of Toe V moderately fringed.


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