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Contributors, 1985 edition

 

CONTRIBUTORS AND REVIEWERS FOR AMPHIBIAN SPECIES OF THE WORLD: A TAXONOMIC AND GEOGRAPHIC REFERENCE (1985)

Angel Alcala

Reviewed: Philippine species.

Address: Department of Biology, Silliman University, Dumaguete City, Philippines.

J.-L. Amiet

Contributed: Cardioglossa (Arthroleptinae) and former Astylosterninae (now part of Arthroleptinae, Arthroleptidae), Petropedetes (now in Petropedetidae) and Phrynodon (now in Phrynobatrachus, Phrynobatrachidae).

Reviewed: Anuran species of Cameroon (except for Arthroleptinae).

Address: Laboratoire de Zoologie, Université de Yaoundé, B.P. 812, Yaoundé, Cameroon.

Steven C. Anderson

Reviewed: Species of southwestern Asia (Turkey to Arabian Peninsula, east through Caucasus region to Pakistan, Afghanistan, and adjacent Russia).

Address: Department of Biological Sciences, College of the Pacific, Stockton, California 95211, USA.

Rose M. A. Blommers-Schlösser

Contributed: Cophylinae, Dyscophus, and Scaphiophryninae (Microhylidae), Mantellinae (now Mantellidae), and Madagascan Rhacophoridae.

Reviewed: Madagascan species of Hyperoliidae, Microhyla (Microhylinae), and Raninae.

Address: Herenstraat 102, 3911 JH Rhenen, Netherlands.

Werner C. A. Bokermann [Deceased]

Reviewed: Brazilian species.

Address: Parque Zoologico de São Paulo, C.P. 12954, 01000 São Paulo, S.P., Brazil.

Leo J. Borkin

Contributed: Palearctic Raninae (Ranidae) (with some overlap with S. Hu and M. Matsui).

Reviewed: Raninae and species of Palearctic Region, including all of China.

Address: Department of Herpetology, Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences 1, St. Petersburg 199164, Russia.

Arden H. Brame, Jr. [deceased]

Contributed: Caudata.

Address: Rosemead, California, USA.

Edmund D. Brodie, Jr.

Reviewed: Caudata.

Address: Department of Biology, UTA Box 19489, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019, USA. [Current address: Department of Biology, Utah State University, Logan, Utah 84322-5305, USA.]

Walter C. Brown [deceased]

Contributed: Batrachylodes, Ceratobatrachus, Discodeles, Palmatorappia, and Platymantis (now in Ceratobatrachidae).

Reviewed: Philippine species.

Address: Department of Herpetology, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California 94118, USA.

Jonathan A. Campbell

Reviewed: Mexican and Central American species.

Address: Department of Biology, UTA Box 19498, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019, USA.

David C. Cannatella

Contributed: Centrolenidae (with W.E. Duellman), Leptodactylidae (sensu lato; excluding Terrarana), and Heleophrynidae.

Reviewed: New World Bufonidae, Phyllomedusinae (Hylidae), and higher classification.

Address: Museum of Natural History, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA. [Current address: Section of Integrative Biology, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78712-1064, USA.]

Ulisses Caramaschi

Reviewed: Brazilian species.

Address: Sector de Herpetologia—Departamento Vertebrados, Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro/UFRJ, Quinta da Boa Vista, s/no., 20.942 Rio de Janeiro, R.J., Brazil.

Gustavo Casas-Andreu

Reviewed: Mexican species.

Address: Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Apartado Postal 70-153, México 20, D.F., Mexico.

Alan Channing

Contributed: Strongylopus and African Tomopterna (formerly in Ranidae, now Pyxicephalidae).

Reviewed: South African species.

Address: Department of Biodiversity and Conservation Biology, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville 7530, Rep. South Africa.

Barry T. Clarke

Contributed: Discoglossidae [now Alytidae and Bombinatoridae] and Leiopelmatidae.

Address: Department of Zoology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom.

Ronald I. Crombie

Reviewed: New World Anura.

Address: Division of Amphibians and Reptiles, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560, USA. [Currently Department of Herpetology, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California 94118, USA.]

J.C. Daniel

Reviewed: Species of India and Sri Lanka.

Address: Bombay Natural History Society, Hornbill House, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Road, Mumbai 400 023, India.

Margaret M. Davies

Reviewed: Species of Australia and New Guinea.

Address: Department of Zoology, University of Adelaide, G.P.O. Box 498, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia. [Currently living in Sandy Bay, Tasmania, Australia.]

Robert C. Drewes

Reviewed: Hyperoliidae.

Address: Department of Herpetology, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California 94118, USA.

William E. Duellman

Contributed: Centrolenidae (with D.C. Cannatella) and Hylidae.

Reviewed: All Amphibia.

Address: Museum of Natural History and Biodiversity Research Center, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA.

Sushil K. Dutta

Contributed: Ranidae (now Ranidae, Dicroglossidae, and Nyctibatrachidae) of southern Asia (with some overlap with S. Hu and M. Matsui).

Reviewed: Species of India and Sri Lanka.

Address: Museum of Natural History, the University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA. [Current address: P.G. Department of Zoology, Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubansewar 751004, Orissa, India]

Stephen R. Edwards

Contributed: Vision, confidence, energy, and money to make the published project a reality.

Address: Association of Systematics Collections, Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045. [Now residing in northeastern Oregon.]

Oscar Flores-Villela

Reviewed: Species of Mexico.

Address: Museo de Zoología, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Apartado Postal 70-399, México, D.F. 04510, Mexico.

Linda S. Ford

Reviewed: Dendrobatidae (now Aromobatidae and Dendrobatidae) and Central American brachycephaloids.

Address: Museum of Natural History, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA. [Current address: Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 6 Oxford Street Cambridge, MA 02138.]

Ramón Formas

Contributed: Rhinoderma (now in Cycloramphidae).

Reviewed: Alsodes, Batrachyla, Eupsophus, Hylorhina, Insuetophrynus (now in Ceratophryidae) and Caudiverbera (now Calyptocephala) andTelmatobufo (now in Calyptocephalellidae).

Address: Instituto de Zoología, Universidad Austral de Chile, Casilla de Correo 567, Valdivia, Chile.

Darrel R. Frost

Contributed: All taxa not provided by others, most keystroking, most comments, all library verification and all type localities included within quotations, and checking and reconciliation of all contributions and reviews.

Reviewed: All Amphibia.

Address: Museum of Natural History, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA. [Current address: Division of Vertebrate Zoology (Herpetology), American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, New York 10024, USA].

Alice G.C. Grandison

Contributed: African Bufonidae and Phrynobatrachus (now in Phrynobatrachidae).

Address: Department of Zoology, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom. [Current Address: Grunnadal, Nisbe Rd., Gullane, East Lothian, EH31 2BQK, United Kingdom]

Eduardo Gudynas

Contributed: Pseudopaludicola.

Reviewed: Species of Uruguay, northeastern Argentina, and southern Brazil.

Address: Centro Educativo Don Orione, Departamento de Biología, Casilla de Correo 13125, Montevideo, Uruguay.

Keith A. Harding

Reviewed: Ascaphus (Leiopelmatidae), New World Bufonidae, Centrolenidae, Dendrobatidae (then including Aromobatidae), New World Microhylidae, New World Pipidae, Pseudis and Lysapsus (Hylidae), Ambystomatidae, Amphiumidae, Plethodontidae, Proteidae, and Sirenidae.

Address: 5 Drakewalls Place, Gunnislake, Cornwall PL18 9EJ, United Kingdom.

W. Ronald Heyer

Reviewed: Leptodactylidae (now composed of Calyptocephalellidae, Ceratophryidae, Cycloramphidae, Hylodidae, Leiuperidae, and Leptodactylidae).

Address: Division of Amphibians and Reptiles, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560, USA.

Richard Highton

Reviewed: Salamanders of USA.

Address: Department of Zoology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA.

David M. Hillis

Contributed: Nearctic Bufo (now Anaxyrus, Incilius, and Rhinella; Bufonidae) and New World Rana (now Rana and Lithobates; Ranidae; note that DMH disagrees with this taxonomy).

Address: Museum of Natural History, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA. [Current address: Section of Integrative Biology, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78712-1064, USA.]

Marinus S. Hoogmoed

Contributed: South and Central American Bufonidae and Adelophryne and Phyzelaphryne (now in Eleutherodactylidae).

Reviewed: All Amphibia.

Address: Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum, Postbus 9517, 2300 RA Leiden, Netherlands. [current address: Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi, Caixa Post 399, 66.000 Belém, Brazil]

Kim M. Howell

Reviewed: Species of East Africa.

Address: Department of Zoology, Box 35064, University of Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Shuqin Hu [Deceased]

Contributed: Chinese Raninae (with L. J. Borkin and M. Matsui).

Reviewed: Chinese species.

Address: Chengdu Institute of Biology, Academia Sinica, P.O. Box 416, Chengdu, Sichuan, P. R. China.

Robert F. Inger

Contributed: Asian Bufonidae, Microhylinae, and Rhacophoridae.

Reviewed: Megophryidae.

Address: Division of Amphibians and Reptiles, Field Museum of Natural History, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA.

Rafael Joglar

Reviewed: West Indian Eleutherodactylus (now in Eleutherodactylidae and Craugastoridae).

Address: Museum of Natural History, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA. [Current address: Departamento de Biología, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico 00931, USA.]

Enrique La Marca

Reviewed: Dendrobatidae (including what is now Aromobatidae) and Venezuelan species of Anura.

Address: School of Life Sciences, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508, USA. [Current Address: Calle 15 con Carrera 7ma, Edificio La Marca, Apto. 1, Guanare, Portuguesa 3310, Venezuela.]

Raymond Laurent [deceased]

Contributed: Arthroleptini (excluding Cardioglossa) (Arthroleptidae), Hemisotidae, and Hyperoliinae (Hyperoliidae).

Reviewed: Species of Africa and higher classification.

Address: Instituto Miguel Lillo, Miguel Lillo 205, Tucumán 4000, Argentina.

Esteban O. Lavilla

Reviewed: Alsodes and Telmatobius (Ceratophryidae).

Address: Instituto Miguel Lillo, Miguel Lillo 205, Tucumán 4000, Argentina.

John D. Lynch

Contributed: Eleutherodactylus (excluding West Indian species and including what is now Brachycephalidae, Eleutherodactylidae, and Craugastoridae).

Reviewed: Higher taxonomy.

Address: School of Life Sciences, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508, USA. [Current Address: Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, A.A. 7495, Bogotá, D.C., Colombia]

Masafumi Matsui

Contributed: Megophryidae and East Asian Raninae (overlapping with L.J. Borkin, S. Dutta, and S. Hu) (Ranidae). Reviewed: East Asian species.

Address: Department of Zoology, Kyoto University, Yoshida, Sakyo, Kyoto 606-01, Japan.

Roy W. McDiarmid

Reviewed: Brachycephalus (Brachycephalidae) and Neotropical Bufonidae.

Address: USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C. 20560, USA.

Janre Mullins

Contributed: editorial and clerical and computer support far exceeding paid time.

Address: Association of Systematics Collection, Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045. [Current address:

Financial Analyst, Maine Department of Health and Human Services, 221 State Street, Augusta, ME 04333. email: Janre.Mullins AT maine.gov]

Craig E. Nelson

Contributed: New World Microhylidae.

Address: Department of Biology, Jordan Hall 138, University of Indiana, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA.

Ronald A. Nussbaum

Contributed: Sooglossidae.

Reviewed: Gymnophiona.

Address: Museum of Zoology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104, USA.

Jean-Luc Perret

Contributed: African Raninae (Ranidae) and Dicroglossidae (excluding Strongylopus and Tomopterna).

Reviewed: Hyperoliidae and Petropedetes (Petropedetidae).

Address: Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, Route de Malagnou, C.P. 434, 1211 Geneve 6, Switzerland.

John C. Poynton

Reviewed: African species.

Address: Department of Biological Sciences, University of Natal, King George V Avenue, Durban, Natal 4001, Rep. South Africa [Current address: Department of Zoology, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom].

William F. Pyburn [deceased]

Reviewed: Centrolenidae, New World Hylidae, and New World Microhylidae (Microhylidae).

Address: Department of Biology, UTA Box 19489, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019, USA.

Juan A. Rivero

Reviewed: Atelopus (Bufonidae), Dendrobatidae (including Aromobatidae), and South American "Eleutherodactylus" (now Brachycephalidae and Craugastoridae).

Address: Departamento de Biología, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 00708, USA.

Jay M. Savage

Reviewed: Centrolenidae, Dendrobatidae (including Aromobatidae), nomenclature, higher taxonomy, and Central America species.

Address: Department of Biology, University of Miami, P.O. Box 249118, Coral Gables, Florida 33124, USA. [Current address: Rana Dorada Enterprises, S.A., 3401 Adams Ave., Suite A, San Diego, CA 92116-2490, USA.]

Arne Schiøtz

Reviewed: Hyperoliidae and African Chiromantis (Rhacophoridae).

Address: Danmarks Akvarium, 2920 Charlottenlund, Denmark. [Current address: Humlehaven 2, Atterup, Grevinge, DK-4571 Denmark.]

Albert Schwartz [Deceased]

Contributed: Peltophryne (Bufonidae) and West Indian "Eleutherodactylus" (now in Craugastoridae and Eleutherodactylidae).

Reviewed: West Indian species.

Address: Miami-Dade Community College, North Campus, Miami, Florida 33167, USA.

Norman J. Scott, Jr.

Reviewed: Central and South American species.

Address: Denver Wildlife Research Center, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Museum of Southwestern Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA. [Current address: 3655 Lindquist Lane, P.O. Box 307, Creston, California 93432. USA.] email address: reptile AT tcsn.net.

Richard Thomas

Reviewed: West Indian species.

Address: Departamento de Biología, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico 00931, USA.

R.C. Tinsley

Contributed: African Pipidae.

Address: School of Biological Sciences, Queen Mary College (University of London), London E1 4NS, United Kingdom.

Michael J. Tyler

Contributed: Myobatrachidae (then including Limnodynastidae).

Reviewed: Species of Australia and New Guinea.

Address: Department of Zoology, University of Adelaide, G.P.O. Box 498, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia.

Paulo E. Vanzolini (deceased)

Reviewed: Brazilian species and nomenclature of higher taxa.

Address: Museu de Zoologia/USP, C.P. 7172, 01.051 São Paulo, S.P., Brazil.

David B. Wake

Reviewed: Caudata.

Address: Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA.

Marvalee H. Wake

Contributed: Gymnophiona.

Address: Department of Integrative Biology and Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA.

Ermi Zhao

Reviewed: Species of China.

Address: Chengdu Institute of Biology, Academia Sinica, P.O. Box 416, Chengdu, Sichuan, P. R. China.

Richard G. Zweifel

Contributed: Asterophryinae and Genyophryninae (now all in Asterophryinae: Microhylidae) and original list of current names of living amphibians of the world.

Reviewed: Species of New Guinea.

Address: Department of Herpetology, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, New York 10024, USA. [Current address: Box 16354, Portal, Arizona 85632, USA.]