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- Pineda, Eduardo, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Biotropica 2019 v.51 no.5 pp. 731-746
- Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis; altitude; amphibians; bioclimate; ecosystems; evapotranspiration; extinction; fungi; land use; models; population dynamics; risk; species diversity; temperature; tropical montane cloud forests; virulent strains; Mexico; South America
- ... Chytridiomycosis caused by fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) is one of the decline global causes of amphibians. Currently, it is distributed throughout a broad range of climates and ecosystems around the world. An epidemic wave of chytridiomycosis began in North America, resulting in population decline and local extinction of many species, reconfiguring species composition of amphibian co ...