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Checklist of Helminth parasites of Amphibians from South America.
Parasitological studies on helminths of amphibians in South America have increased in the past few years. Here, we present a list with summarized data published on helminths of South AmericanExpand
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First Record of Trypanosoma chattoni in Brazil and Occurrence of Other Trypanosoma Species in Brazilian Frogs (Anura, Leptodactylidae)
The present study provides the first record of Trypanosoma chattoni Mathis and Leger, 1911, in a new host, Leptodactylus fuscus Schneider, 1799 (Anura, Leptodactylidae), and the occurrence ofExpand
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Nematodes of Lizards (Reptilia: Squamata) from Caatinga Biome, Northeastern Brazil
Abstract Thirty-one specimens from 7 lizard species (Cnemidophorus ocellifer, Hemidactylus brasilianus, Hemidactylus mabouia, Iguana iguana, Tropidurus hispidus, Tropidurus semitaeniatus, andExpand
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Helminth communities of Leptodactylus latrans (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Atlantic rainforest, south-eastern Brazil.
The helminth fauna associated with Leptodactylus latrans, a large frog living in a disturbed environment of Atlantic rainforest in south-eastern Brazil, was evaluated. We found eight helminth taxa,Expand
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Synanthropy of Mosquitoes and Sand Flies Near the Aimorés Hydroelectric Power Plant, Brazil
ABSTRACT: The environmental changes resulting from the construction of hydroelectric dams may affect the fauna of insect vectors and consequently the epidemiology of the diseases they transmit. ThisExpand
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Life history of the Mato Grosso Antbird Cercomacra melanaria in the Brazilian Pantanal
Here we describe the habitat use, reproductive biology, diet and details of the life history of the Mato Grosso Antbird Cercomacra melanaria, one of the least studied Cercomacra species. We locatedExpand
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A new species of Parapharyngodon (Nematoda: Pharyngodonidae) infecting Dermatonotus muelleri (Anura: Microhylidae) from Caatinga, Northeastern Brazil.
Parapharyngodon silvoi n. sp. (Nematoda: Pharyngodonidae) is described from the large and small intestine of the Muller's termite frog Dermatonotus muelleri (Boettger, 1885) from the biome Caatinga,Expand
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A new species of Proceratophrys (Anura: Cycloramphidae) from western Brazil
Univ Reg Cariri, Ctr Ciencias Biol Saude, Dept Ciencias Biol, BR-63105100 Crato, CE, Brazil
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A new species of Amazophrynella (Anura: Bufonidae) from southern Amazonia
A new species of the genus Amazophrynella is described from southern Amazonia, Brazil. The new species is characterized by its medium size for the genus (15.2–19.3 mm SVL in males, 20.2–25.7 mm SVLExpand
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Squamata, Elapidae, Micrurus surinamensis (Cuvier, 1817): new records and distribution map in the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil, with notes on diet and activity period
Universidade Estadual Paulista, Instituto de Biociencias, Departamento de Parasitologia, Programa de Pos-Graduacao em Ciencias Biologicas, Distrito de Rubiao Junior s/n, CEP 186818-000, Botucatu, SP,Expand
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