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International Journal of Zoology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 627470, 16 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/627470
Research Article

Effects of Surface Roughness on the Locomotion of a Long-Tailed Lizard, Colobodactylus taunayi Amaral, 1933 (Gymnophthalmidae: Heterodactylini)

1Departamento de Zoologia, Instituto de Biociências, Universidade de São Paulo, Rua do Matão, Travessa 14 No. 101, 05508-090 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2UMR 7205, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, 57 Rue Cuvier, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France
3Centro de Ciências Naturais e Humanas, Universidade Federal do ABC, Avenida dos Estados, No. 5001, 09210-170 Santo André, SP, Brazil
4Departamento de Ecologia, Instituto de Biociências, Universidade de São Paulo, Rua do Matão, Travessa 14 No. 101, 05508-900 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 7 June 2012; Revised 10 October 2012; Accepted 29 November 2012

Academic Editor: Erin Leone

Copyright © 2012 Elizabeth Höfling et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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