Contributions to Zoology, 86 (1) – 2017

Morphological and molecular data to describe a hybrid population of the Common toad (Bufo bufo) and the Spined toad (Bufo spinosus) in western France

Tania Trujillo1, Jorge Gutiérrez-Rodríguez2, Jan W. Arntzen3, Iñigo Martínez-Solano4

1.  Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, c/ José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain (present address)

2.  Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, c/ José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain (present address)

3.  Naturalis Biodiversity Center, P.O. Box 9517, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands

4.  Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, c/ José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain (present address). Naturalis Biodiversity Center, P.O. Box 9517, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands. Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Cinegéticos Ronda de Toledo, s/n, 13005 Ciudad Real, Spain. CIBIO-InBIO, Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos, Campus Agrário de Vairão, Universidade do Porto, 4485-661 Vairão, Portugal. Ecology, Evolution and Development Group, Department of Wetland Ecology, Doñana Biological Station, CSIC, c/ Americo Vespucio, s/n, 41092, Seville, Spain. Email: inigomsolano@mncn.csic.es

Keywords: Amphibians,cross-amplification,genetic polymorphism,hybridization,microsatellites,morphology