anuran

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj anuran relating to frogs and toads
    • n anuran any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n anuran One of the Anura. Also written anouran.
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Usage

In literature:

Social organization in the mating calls of some Neotropical Anurans.
"The Systematics of the Frogs of the Hyla Rubra Group in Middle America" by Juan R. León
Non-morphological data in anuran classification.
"Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca" by William E. Duellman
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In news:

PVC pipe tubes provide shelter for grey tree frogs, offering students the opportunity for an up-close experience when these tree-loving anurans enter the tubes during warmer months.
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In science:

Kluge A, Farris J: Quantitative phyletics and the evolution of anurans.
pplacer: linear time maximum-likelihood and Bayesian phylogenetic placement of sequences onto a fixed reference tree
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