Mengistu Abebe: Molecular Phylogeny of Leptopelis in the Ethiopian Highlands

PhD-thesis, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Basel

Project completed 2012

Publications:

2014: Evolutionary relationships of the Critically Endangered frog Ericabatrachus baleensis Largen, 1991 with notes on incorporating previously unsampled taxa into large-scale phylogenetic analyses (with Siu-Ting, Karen; Gower, David J; Pisani, Davide; Kassahun, Roman; Gebresenbet, Fikirte; Menegon, Michele; Saber, Samy A; de Sá, Rafael; Wilkinson, Mark; others)

2014: Persistence and stability of Eastern Afromontane forests: evidence from brevicipitid frogs (with Loader, Simon P; Sara Ceccarelli, F; Menegon, Michele; Howell, Kim M; Kassahun, Roman; Saber, Samy A; Gebresenbet, Fikirte; Sá, Rafael; Davenport, Tim RB; others)

2013: Updated review of amphibian diversity, distribution and conservation in Ethiopia (with Peter Nagel, Abebe Getahun, Samy A. Saber and Simon P. Loader)