First record of the globally-threatened Cerrado endemic snake Philodryas livida (Amaral, 1923) (Serpentes, Dipsadidae) from Paraguay, and the importance of the Reserva Natural Laguna Blanca to its conservation.

Paul Smith, Pier Cacciali, Norman Scott, Hugo del Castillo, Helen Pheasey, Karina Atkinson

Resumen


Philodryas livida is a rare Cerrado endemic snake known from very few specimens in a handful of localities in Brazil. Here we report the first specimen from Paraguay collected in campo limpio Cerrado in Departamento San Pedro. The importance of the continued protection of the Reserva Natural Laguna Blanca for the conservation of this globally-threatened species is highlighted.

Texto completo

Refbacks

  • No hay Refbacks actualmente.


Licencia Creative Commons
Los trabajos publicados en esta revista están bajo la licencia Creative Commons Atribución-NoComercial 2.5 Argentina.

Revista de la Asociación Herpetológica Argentina. ISSN en línea 1852-5768. Asociación Civil Herpetológica Argentina. Paz Soldán 5100. Piso 1 Dpto 8. Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires. director.cuadherpetol@gmail.com http://ppct.caicyt.gov.ar/index.php/cuadherpetol