Check List 8(3): 502-504, doi: 10.15560/8.3.502
Ameerega flavopicta (Lutz, 1925): first dart-poison frog (Anura: Dendrobatidae) recorded for the state of São Paulo, Brazil, with commetns on its adertisement calls and taxonomy
expand article infoLucas Borges Martins, Ariovaldo Antonio Giaretta§
‡ Universidade Federal de Uberlândia Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil§ Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Brazil
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Ameerega flavopicta is a dart-poison frog (Dendrobatidae) widely distributed throughout rocky habitats in the Brazilian states of Minas Gerais, Goiás, Tocanthins, Pará, and Maranhão. Here we repoert for the first record of a dendrobatid frog in the State of São Paulo, Brazil, based on individuals of A. flavopicta found in the Municipality of Pedregulho, and also describe the advertisement calls of a male from this population. A taxonomic discussion is provided.