First record of Rhinella achavali (Maneyro, Arrieta & de Sá, 2004) in the state of Santa Catarina, southern Brazil (Anura: Bufonidae)

Erica Naomi Saito, Tobias Saraiva Kunz, André Ambrozio-Assis


Rhinella achavali is a large toad associated with lotic environments in Uruguay and Rio Grande do Sul, southern Brazil. Herein, we provide the first record of the species in the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil, extending its range approximately 200 km north from the previous records.


Amphibia; Araucaria Plateau; range extension; new record

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