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Revisiting the advertisement call features of Scinax montivagus (Anura: Hylidae)

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Author(s):
Lopes, Andre Gomes [1] ; Bang, Davi Lee [1, 2, 3] ; Giaretta, Ariovaldo Antonio [1]
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Fed Uberlandia, Inst Ciencias Exatas & Nat Pontal, Lab Taxon & Sistemat Anuros Neotrop, Ituiutaba - Brazil
[2] Univ Sao Paulo, Lab Zool Vertebrados, FFCLRP, Ribeirao Preto - Brazil
[3] Univ Sao Paulo, Dept Biol, FFCLRP, Programa Posgrad Biol Comparada, Ribeirao Preto - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: NEOTROPICAL BIODIVERSITY; v. 5, n. 1, p. 41-46, JUL 31 2019.
Web of Science Citations: 0
Abstract

In the present study, we revisit the advertisement call of Scinax montivagus based on new recordings from Rio de Contas, state of Bahia, Brazil. The species' call consists of a single type of multipulsed note of relatively short duration (mean = 192 ms), having two non-harmonically related emphasized frequency bands. The dominant frequency corresponds either to the lower or the higher band, or it may shift between both along call emissions. Herein, we assess and discuss call features that diverge from what is in the literature and also provide further details on the species call. We reinforce that detailed and standardized advertisement call descriptions of different Scinax species would contribute to acoustic diagnosis between them. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 17/27137-7 - Vocal anatomy evolution associated with the acoustic diversity in Bokermannohyla Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell & Wheeller, 2005 (Anura, Hylidae, Cophomantini)
Grantee:Davi Lee Bang
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate