Check List 8(3): 516-517, doi: 10.15560/8.3.516
Micrurus annellatus annellatus (Peters, 1871) (Serpentes: Elapidae): distribution extension in the state of Acre, northern Brazil
expand article infoPaulo Sérgio Bernarde, Moisés Barbosa de Souza, Daniella Pereira Fagundes de França, Marco Antonio de Freitas§
‡ Universidade Federal do Acre, Brazil§ Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade (ICMBio), Brazil
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The annellated coral snake Micrurus annellatus (Peters, 1871) occurs from southern Ecuador and southeastern Colombia to southeastern Peru and north of Bolivia. Only Micrurus a. bolivianus has been recorded in Brazil, in the state of Amazonas. Herein we provide two records of Micrurus a. annellatus from Brazil in the state of Acre.