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Amphibia, Anura, Centrolenidae, Hyalinobatrachium carlesvilai Castroviejo-Fisher, Padial, Chaparro, Aguayo and de la Riva, 2009: First country record, Brazil

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We present the first Brazilian record of the recently-described glassfrog Hyalinobatrachium carlesvilaiCastroviejo-Fisher, Padial, Chaparro, Aguayo and de la Riva, 2009. This species, previously known in Peru and Bolivia, wascollected at two localities at the municipality of Aripuanã, northern state of Mato Grosso, Brazil.
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... Description of head shape and eyes coloration of H. carlesvilai from Mato Grosso are similar to those we observed for H. mondolfii in Madre de Dios (i.e., having a truncate snout from lateral view). AlthoughCisneros-Heredia et al. (2010) did not include ventral images of specimens of H. carlesvilai from Mato Grosso, they reported that iridophores are absent on the ventral parietal peritoneum but covering all parts of the visceral peritonea. On the basis of the new variation in snout shape reported in our specimens, the relative proximity with records of H. mondolfii(Venâncio et al. 2014, this work), and that all other records of H. carlesvilai are restricted to the hills of the Andes, while H. mondolfii is known from the Amazonian lowlands, we suggest that the presence of H. carlesvilai in Brazil should be re-evaluated through acoustic and molecular analysis. ...
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