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A New, Morphologically Cryptic Species of Adenomera Closely Related to Adenomera araucaria from the Atlantic Forest of Southern Brazil (Anura, Leptodactylidae)

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Author(s):
de Carvalho, Thiago R. [1, 2] ; Cassini, Carla S. [3] ; Taucce, Pedro P. G. [1, 2] ; Haddad, Celio F. B. [1, 2]
Total Authors: 4
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Estadual Paulista, Dept Zool, Lab Herpetol, Rio Claro, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Estadual Paulista, Ctr Aquicultura, Rio Claro, SP - Brazil
[3] Univ Estadual Santa Cruz, Dept Ciencias Biol, Lab Herpetol Trop, Ilheus, BA - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Herpetology; v. 53, n. 2, p. 131-143, MAY 2019.
Web of Science Citations: 0
Abstract

We describe a new species of Adenomera from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest corresponding to one of the candidate species indicated in the published phylogeny of the genus ({''}sp. R{''}). The new species differs from all 18 congeners by the combination of small size, absence of toe discs, and the advertisement call composed of a single nonpulsed note with pronounced frequency upsweep. From the closest related and morphologically cryptic Adenomera araucaria, the new species is distinguished only by its nonpulsed advertisement call (multipulsed call in A. araucaria). The new species is distributed in the Serra do Tabuleiro mountain range and the Santa Catarina Island, as well as localities in between them in the eastern portion of the state Santa Catarina. This is the second Adenomera species endemic to the Atlantic Forest of eastern Santa Catarina in southern Brazil, sympatric to Adenomera engelsi and allopatric to the sibling A. araucaria. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 17/08489-0 - Diversity of vocalizations in Leptodactylidae and exploratory analysis of vocal morphology: a phylogenetic comparative approach investigation of acoustic evolution in a group of Neotropical anurans
Grantee:Thiago Ribeiro de Carvalho Tavares
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 13/50741-7 - Diversity and conservation of Brazilian amphibians
Grantee:Célio Fernando Baptista Haddad
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Thematic Grants
FAPESP's process: 12/15763-7 - Advertisement call evolution in the genus Leptodactylus (Anura, Leptodactylidae, Leptodactylinae), with taxonomic application on populations and species of the genus
Grantee:Thiago Ribeiro de Carvalho Tavares
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 14/50342-8 - Amphibians of Lagamar Mosaic protected areas: diversity, conservation and perspectives
Grantee:Célio Fernando Baptista Haddad
Support type: Research Grants - Research Partnership for Technological Innovation - PITE