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News: June 2018

MEFGL research confirms: invasive toad likely to harm Madagascar’s biodiversity

Invasive Asian toads have become estalbished in Madagascar over the last 8-10 years, promtping fears that native predators could be poisoned by their skin toxins. New research shows that these fears are justified: virtually all Madagascar’s endemic predators are highly sensitive to toad skin toxins.

Publication date: 6 June 2018

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