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Larval anatomy of Dendropsophus decipiens (A. Lutz 1925) (Anura: Hylidae: Dendropsophini) with considerations to larvae of this genus

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Author(s):
Dias, Pedro H. S. [1] ; Araujo-Vieira, Katyuscia [2] ; de Carvalho-e-Silva, Ana Maria P. T. [3] ; Orrico, Victor G. D. [4]
Total Authors: 4
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Biociencias, Dept Zool, Sao Paulo, SP - Brazil
[2] Consejo Nacl Invest Cient & Tecn, Museo Argentino Ciencias Nat Bernardino Rivadavia, Div Herpetol, Buenos Aires, DF - Argentina
[3] Univ Fed Estado Rio De Janeiro, Dept Zool, Lab Biossistemat Anfibios, Rio De Janeiro, RJ - Brazil
[4] Univ Estadual Santa Cruz, Dept Ciencias Biol, Ilheus, BA - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 4
Document type: Journal article
Source: PLoS One; v. 14, n. 7 JUL 11 2019.
Web of Science Citations: 0
Abstract

The Dendropsophus decipiens Glade comprises four species: D. berthalutzae, D. decipiens, D. haddadi, and D. oliveirai. Tadpoles of these species were described, but data on their internal morphology are lacking. We provide the first description of the buccopharyngeal anatomy, chondrocranial morphology, and cranial, hyoid and hyobranchial musculature of the tadpole of D. decipiens. Larvae of D. decipiens are characterized by the absence of lingual papillae, presence of fan -like papilla on the buccal floor, presence of a single -element suprarostral cartilage, presence of a small triangular process at the basis of the processus muscularis, m. levator mandibulae lateralis inserted on the nasal sac, and m. subarcualis rectus II -IV with a single, continuous slip. Tadpoles are likely macrophagous, although not as specialized as those of other species of the genus, suggesting some degree of diversification on the feeding habits within Dendropsophus. (AU)

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: 13/20420-4 - Evolution of larval characters in Dendrobatoidea Cope, 1865 (Amphibia; Anura; Dendrobatidae & Aromobatidae)
Grantee:Pedro Henrique dos Santos Dias
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 13/20423-3 - Relationships among major clades of Hyloidea (Anura: Neobatrachia): one of the main unresolved problems of the phylogeny of Anura
Grantee:Boris Leonardo Blotto Acuña
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 15/11239-0 - Morphological diversity in tadpoles of poison frogs (Dedrobatoidea: Dendrobatidae and Aromobatidae)
Grantee:Pedro Henrique dos Santos Dias
Support type: Scholarships abroad - Research Internship - 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
FAPESP's process: 12/10000-5 - A multi-disciplinary approach to the study of amphibian diversification
Grantee:Taran Grant
Support type: Research Grants - Young Investigators Grants
FAPESP's process: 12/12500-5 - Polymorphism and cryptic species: understanding South American biodiversity through the genus Dendropsophus Fitzinger, 1843
Grantee:Victor Goyannes Dill Orrico
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate