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A new species of Dendrophryniscus Jiménez–de–la–Espada from the Parque Nacional da Serra dos Órgãos, Teresópolis, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Amphibia, Anura, Bufonidae)
The large size of the oocytes suggest that the new species reproduces in bromeliads, which places thenew species in the D. brevipollicatus group together with D. berthalutzae, D. krausae, and D. stawiarskyi.
New Species of the Hyla albofrenata Group, from the States of Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Brazil (Anura, Hylidae)
A new species of hylid frog from low elevations in the Atlantic Rain Forest is described along the southern coast of the State of Rio de Janeiro and northern coast ofThe State of São Paulo, Brazil.
The diet of Scinax angrensis (Lutz) tadpoles in an area of the Atlantic Forest (Mangaratiba, Rio de Janeiro) (Amphibia, Anura, Hylidae)
- Izidro F. de Sousa Filho, C. Branco, A. M. P. T. Carvalho-e-Silva, Guilherme Ramos da Silva, L. T. Sabagh
- 1 December 2007
A relevância de itens importantes para a dieta natural dos girinos de S. angrensis, especialmente as algas diatomaceas e filamentosas, revela a importâncie da comunidade perifitica para a conservacao desta especie de anuro na Mata Atlântica.
Diet of the toad Rhinella icterica (Anura: Bufonidae) from Atlantic Forest Highlands of southeastern Brazil
It is concluded that R. icterica toads at the highlands of Itatiaia feeds on arthropods, mainly ants and coleopterans and that the high consumption of preys with relatively small and similar size as ants in the diet prevents an expected relationship among frog body or mouth size and prey volume and size.
The tadpole of Proceratophrys izecksohni (Amphibia: Anura: Odontophrynidae)
The external morphology of the tadpole of Proceratophrys izecksohni is described, its internal oral features, and chondrocranial anatomy, based on specimens collected at the type locality.
Larval anatomy of Dendropsophus decipiens (A. Lutz 1925) (Anura: Hylidae: Dendropsophini) with considerations to larvae of this genus
- P. H. Dias, Katyuscia Araujo-Vieira, A. M. P. T. Carvalho-e-Silva, V. Orrico
- BiologyPloS one
- 11 July 2019
The first description of the buccopharyngeal anatomy, chondrocranial morphology, and cranial, hyoid and hyobranchial musculature of the tadpole of D. decipiens is provided, suggesting some degree of diversification on the feeding habits within Dendropsophus.
Feeding overlap in two sympatric species of Rhinella (Anura: Bufonidae) of the Atlantic Rain Forest
O objetivo do presente estudo foi verificar a sobreposicao alimentar dessas duas especies no Parque Nacional da Serra dos Orgaos, regiao sudeste do Brasil.
ANURAN FAUNA OF THE HIGH-ELEVATION AREAS OF THE PARQUE NACIONAL DA SERRA DOS ÓRGÃOS (PARNASO), SOUTHEASTERN BRAZIL
Three species are added to the list of anurans endemic to the high-elevation areas of Serra dos Orgaos ( Cycloramphus organensis, D. organensis , and Fritziana sp. nov.), raising to 14 the number of endemic taxa in the area.
Redescription of the advertisement call of Aplastodiscus arildae (Cruz & Peixoto) and description of the call of Aplastodiscus weygoldti (Cruz & Peixoto) with general notes about the genus in…
The first distress call registered for the genus Aplastodiscus, the distress call of A. arildae, that does not have rigid form and was only recorded for one individual is described.
A new species of Phasmahyla Cruz, 1990 from the Atlantic Forest in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Amphibia, Hylidae, Phyllomedusinae)
The new species, Phasmahyla cruzi, is characterized by its small size, and was found above 200 m asl, from the municipalities of Mangaratiba to Parati, state of Rio de Janeiro.