DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15560/10.2.395

New state record and geographic distribution map of Rhinella inopina Vaz-Silva, Valdujo & Pombal, 2012 (Anura: Bufonidae)

Larissa Ferreira Arruda, Marco Antônio de Amorim Peixoto, Carla da Silva Guimarães, João Victor Andrade Lacerda, Renato Neves Feio

Abstract


We provide the first record of Rhinella inopina in the state of Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil, in municipalities of Bonito de Minas and Januária. It is also the species southernmost record, extending its known geographic distribution in about 170 and 210 km respectively southeastward its closest previously record, in municipality of Sítio d'Abadia, State of Goiás, Central Brazil.


Keywords


Amphibia; Anura; Rhinella inopina; new record; Brazil; Goiás

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