Check List 13(4): 7-10, doi: 10.15560/13.4.7
A new record of Rondonops biscutatus (Reptilia, Sauria, Gymnophthalmidae) from Mato Grosso, Brazil
expand article infoArthur Diesel Abegg, Omar Machado Entiauspe-Neto§, Filipe Pereira Rego dos Santos|, Leandro Malta Borges
‡ Instituto Butantan, Laboratório Especial de Coleções Zoológicas, Sao Paulo, Brazil§ Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil| Avenida Cristovão Colombo, Porto Alegre, Brazil¶ Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
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Abstract
Rondonops biscutatus is a Iphisini species known from the southwestern portion of the Brazilian Amazon forest, in the states of Mato Grosso, Pará and Rondônia. In this study, we report the second known locality for the species in Mato Grosso, extending the distribution of the species approximately 545 km.
Keywords
Vila Rica; geographical distribution; Amazon rainforest