volume 98, issue 2, P189-192 2008
DOI: 10.1590/s0073-47212008000200003
View full text
Sign up to set email alerts

Abstract: ABSTRACT.A new species of bufonid toad of the genus Melanophryniscus from northern Uruguay is described. It is included in the M. moreirae group and its external morphology is similar to Melanophryniscus sanmartini. Melanophryniscus sp. nov. is distinguished by having a light brown dorsal coloration with six darker longitudinal glandular ridges on the dorsal surface of the body and the gular region uniformly black.KEYWORDS. Anura, Melanophryniscus, Uruguay.RESUMEN. Una nueva especie de Melanophryniscus (Anura…

Expand abstract