Herpetology Notes

Herpetology Notes is an online-only and open access journal, published by the Societas Europaea Herpetologica (SEH) alongside its main flagship journal, Amphibia-Reptilia. Processing, editing, and typesetting of manuscripts is carried out by an international team of editors. The current rejection rate is around 15%. Manuscripts that do not follow the editorial style will not be considered for publication and will be sent back to the authors. Recent papers published in Herpetology Notes should be consulted before submitting a manuscript.

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Vol 11 (2018)

Table of Contents

Full Articles

Dilara Arslan, Anthony Oliver, Çağdaş Yaşar, İlhan Bayryam Ismail, Ömer Döndüren, Lisa Ernoul, Nicolas Beck, Kerim Çiçek
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1-15
Luis Canseco Márquez, José Luis Aguilar López, Ricardo Luría Manzano, Guadalupe Gutiérrez Mayén, David Hernández Benitez
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23-29
Daniel F. Hughes, Pablo R. Delis, Walter E. Meshaka Jr.
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35-48
Hector E. Ramirez-Chaves, Gustavo Adolfo Pisso-Florez, Andrés Felipe Liévano-Bonilla, Fernando Ayerbe-Quiñones, Marvin Anganoy Criollo, Elkin A. Noguera-Urbano
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49-58
Marco Antonio de Freitas, Arthur Diesel Abegg, Iuri Ribeiro Dias, Elbano Paschoal de Figueiredo Moraes
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59-72
Eliana Ramos Pallares, Fabio Leonardo Meza Joya
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81-91
Livia Di Giambattista, Gabriele Gentile
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97-100
Dzung Trung Le, Anh Ngoc Dao, Dat Thang Pham, Thomas Ziegler, Truong Quang Nguyen
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101-108
Peterson Trevisan Leivas, Fernando Willian Trevisan Leivas, Karla Magalhães Campião
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109-113
Dominic Demers, Emily Hawkins, Gabriel Blouin-Demers, Annie Morin
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137-145
Tobias Saraiva Kunz, Ivo Rohling Ghizoni-Jr., Jorge José Cherem, Raissa Fries Bressan, Simone Baratto Leonardi, Juliana Conte Zanotelli
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147-152
Domenic Corvasce D'Amore, David Meadows, Simon Clulow, Jeremiah Sean Doody, David Rhind, Colin McHenry
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179-187
Deborah Praciano de Castro, João Fabrício Mota Rodrigues, Daniel Cassiano Lima, Diva Maria Borges-Nojosa
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189-195
Truong Quang Nguyen, Anh Van Pham, Hoang Van Tu, Tan Van Nguyen, Thomas Ziegler
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209-216
Diêgo Alves Teles, Jennifer Katia Rodrigues, Adonias Martins Teixeira, João Antonio Araujo-Filho, José Guilherme Gonçalves Sousa, Samuel Cardozo Ribeiro
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223-226
Débora Rocha Cruz, Iuri Ribeiro Dias, Tadeu Teixeira Medeiros, Mirco Solé
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227-232
Matheus Toledo Moroti, Guilherme Sestito, Mariana Pedrozo, Ibere Machado, Diego José Santana
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233-237
Íris Virgínea Melo, Geraldo Jorge Barbosa de Moura, Marco Antonio de Freitas, Edson Victor Euclides de Andrade, Cláudio Casal, Arthur Diesel Abegg, Marcelo Nogueira de Carvalho Kakubum
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245-254
Eduardo Oliveira Pacheco, Sarah Mângia, Diego Santana
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255-262
Maria Lucia Prado Sañudo, Alan Giraldo, Wilmar Bolivar Garcia
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293-299
André de Lima Barros, Gislaine Oliveira, Julianny Pantoja, Rodrigo Taveira, Maria Clara Silva-Forsberg
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311-318
Priscila Santos Carvalho, Leandro Alves da Silva, Vanda Lúcia Ferreira, Franco Leandro Souza, Diego José Santana
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321-328
Tatiane Parnazio, Davor Vrcibradic
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329-335
Lilian Sayuri Ouchi de Melo, Michel Varajão Garey, Denise de Cerqueira Rossa-Feres
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379-386
Peterson Trevisan Leivas, Tiago Burda Mayer, Luiz Fernando Fávaro
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395-403
Nathalie Edina Foerster, Carlos Eduardo Conte
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421-428
Steven James Ronald Allain, Mark James Goodman
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451-454
Daniel Oliveira Mesquita, Brygida Alves, Carmem Pedro, Daniel Laranjeiras, Francis Caldas, Isabella Pedrosa, Jefter Rodrigues, Leandro Drummond, Lucas Cavalcanti, Milena Wachlevski, Paulo Nogueira-Costa, Rafaela França, Frederico França
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455-474
Reza Yadollahvandmiandoab, Daniel oliveira Mesquita, Haji Gholi Kami
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481-487
Teresa C.S. Avila-Pires, Kleiton R. Alves-Silva, Laís Barbosa, Fabrício S. Correa, Jorge F. A. Cosenza, Ana Paula V. Costa-Rodrigues, Aurea A. Cronemberger, Marinus S. Hoogmoed, Geraldo R. Lima-Filho, Adriano O. Maciel, Alexandre F. R. Missassi, Lywouty R. S. Nascimento, André L. S. Nunes, Luciana S. Oliveira, Giovanni S. Palheta, Augusto J. S. Pereira Jr., Laís Pinheiro, Maria Cristina Santos-Costa, Sílvia R. C. Pinho, Fernanda M. Silva, Marcélia B. Silva, Marcelo J. Sturaro
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499-512
André Pedro do Couto, Ronis Da Silveira, Amadeu V. M. V. Soares, Marcelo Menin
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519-525
Peterson Trevisan Leivas, Pedro de Oliveira Calixto, Cris Hiert, Michel Varajão Garey
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543-551
Priscila Almeida de Sena, Breno Moura Conceição, Paula Fonseca Silva, Winny GO Silva, Wagner Berenguel Ferreira, Valdemiro A Silva Júnior, Geraldo JB Moura, Jaqueline Bianque de Oliveira
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565-572
Werther Pereira Ramalho, Jefferson Rocha Silva, Philip Teles Soares, Denes Ferraz, Filipe Viegas Arruda, Vitor Hugo Mendonça do Prado
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573-583
Hans Recknagel, Megan Layton, Ruth Carey, Henrique Leitão, Mark Sutherland, Kathryn R Elmer
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607-612
Dener das Neves da Silva, Felipe Cesar Barros da Rosa, Ana Maria Telles Carvalho-e-Silva
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629-639
Deb Prasad Pandey, Dusan Jelic, Sunil Sapkota, Harka Man Lama, Bishnu Lama, Kapil Pokharel, Matt Goode, Ulrich Kuch
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679-696
Yatindra Kalki, Tristan David Schramer, Daniel Wylie
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703-708
Arlete B. Outeiral, Rafael L. Balestrin, Lize H. Cappellari, Thales de Lema, Vanda Lúcia Ferreira
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733-745
Andre Carreira Bruinjé, Peterson Trevisan Leivas, Gabriel Correa Costa
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755-760
Jayanta Kumar Roy, Dr. Ramie Husneara Begum, Dr. M. Firoz Ahmed
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781-789
Priscila Lucas, Fernando Frieiro-Costa, Fabiano Vieira, Bernadete Sousa, Samuel Gomides, Iara Alves Novelli
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791-797
Adonias Aphoena Martins Teixeira, Lissa Dellefrate Franzini, Samuel Vieira Brito, Waltécio Oliveira Almeida, Daniel Oliveira Mesquita
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799-804
Morteza Moadab, Jamil Zargan, Eskandar Rastegar-pouyani, Ashkan Hajinourmohammadi
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805-808
Adriano Lima Silveira, Lucas Soares Vilas Boas Ribeiro, Tiago Teixeira Dornas, Taís Nogueira Fernandes
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809-815
Jose Manuel Serrano
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819-823
Grégoire Meier, Tommaso Notomista, Daniele Marini, Vincenzo Ferri
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885-891
Taís Borges Costa, Daniel Orsi Laranjeiras, Francis Luiz Santos Caldas, Daniel Oliveira Santana, Cristiana Ferreira da Silva, Edna Paulino de Alcântara, Samuel Vieira Brito, Jéssica Yara Galdino, Daniel Oliveira Mesquita, Renato Gomes Faria, Frederico Gustavo Rodrigues França, Robson Waldemar Ávila, Adrian Antonio Garda
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929-941
Reuber Albuquerque Brandão, Renata Dias Françoso, Guilherme Ramalho Chagas Cataldi Santoro, Ayrton Klier Péres Jr
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985-991
Rawien Jairam, Antoine Fouquet
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997-999
Konstantinos Kalaentzis, Ilias Strachinis, Philippos Katsiyiannis, Peter Oefinger, Christos Kazilas
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1009-1019
Peterson Trevisan Leivas, Pedro Calixto, Lucas Batista Crivellari, Michelle Micarelli Struett, Mauricio Osvaldo Moura
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1029-1045
Bruce A. Young
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1061-1064

Short Notes

Marco Antonio de Freitas, Ednilza Maranhão Santos, Fabiana Oliveira de Amorim, Gleymerson Vieira Lima de Almeida
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17-18

First record of Sibon nebulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Dipsadidae) for the state of Pernambuco, Brazil

Rafaela Cândido França, Leonardo Pessoa Cabus Oitaven, Geraldo Jorge Barbosa Moura, Marco Antônio Freitas, Frederico Gustavo Rodrigues França
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19-21

Preliminary study of reproduction in the Talysh toad (Bufo eichwaldi) in northern Iran

Haji Gholi Kami, Nasim Bashirichelkasari
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31-33

Automatic quantification of color proportions in dorsal black and yellow colored amphibians, tested on the fire salamander (Salamandra salamandra)

Eugenia Sanchez, Sven Gippner, Miguel Vences, Kathleen Preißler, Isabelle J. Hermanski, Barbara A. Caspers, E. Tobias Krause, Sebastian Steinfartz, Friedrich-Wilhelm Kastrup
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73-76

Two new records of Dipsas albifrons (Sauvage, 1884) (Squamata: Dipsadidae) from Northeastern Brazil

Iuri Ribeiro Dias, Carlos Augusto Souza Costa, Mirco Solé, Antônio Jorge Suzart Argôlo
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Daily movement and habitat use of Iguana iguana (Linnaeus, 1758) in an urban second growth Amazonian forest fragment in Brazil
Vitor Quadros Altomare Sanches, Diogenes R. Grings
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93-96
A field observation of Asaccus gallagheri in UAE and first record of tail bifurcation
Daniel Koleska
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115-116
First record of Podarcis erhardii (Bedriaga, 1886) from Paros Island (Cyclades), Greece (Squamata: Lacertidae)
Apostolos Christopoulos
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117-119

Newly distribution of Rhinella gildae Vaz-Silva et al., 2015 (Anura, Bufonidae): a little known species of the Rhinella margaritifera species group

Leandro Alves da Silva, Silionamã Pereira Dantas, Danusy Lopes Santos, Hugo Burati Neto, Diego José Santana
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121-125
A case of prolonged amplexus between males of Rhinella mirandaribeiroi and R. marina on Marajó Island, state of Pará, Brazil
Davidson Sodré, Tom Rocha, Fábio Rendeiro, Marcelo Vallinoto
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127-128

Predation on Chironius bicarinatus (Wied, 1820) (Serpentes: Colubridae) by Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris (Gmelin, 1788) (Aves: Accipitridae)

Jairo José Zocche, Karoline Ceron, Gabriel Schmidt Gonzaga, Gustavo Piletti Plucenio, Fernando Carvalho
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129-131

Ischnocnema penaxavantinho Giaretta, Toffoli and Oliveira 2007 (Amphibia, Brachycephalidae): new distribution record, map and conservation.

Ana Cecilia Holler del Prette, Carlos E. R. Cândido, Eduardo L. Felberg, Renata D. Françoso, Reuber A. Brandão
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133-135

First record of interspecific amplexus behaviour between Bufotes variabilis (Pallas, 1769) and Pelophylax ridibundus (Pallas 1771) with Bufo bufo (Linnaeus, 1758) (Anura: Bufonidae) from Turkey

Serkan Gül, Nurhayat Özdemir, Cantekin Dursun
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Repertoire of antipredator displays in Siphlophis longicaudatus (Serpentes: Dipsadidae)
Valquiria de Oliveira Pereira, Weverton dos Santos Azevedo, Arthur Diesel Abegg, Frederico de Alcântara Menezes
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157-160

A remarkable specimen of the genus Anilius (Serpentes: Aniliidae): Rare colour aberration or a new species?

Raiany Cristine Cruz-da-Silva, Marco Antonio de Freitas, Arthur Diesel Abegg
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161-165

Two interspecific amplexus of Smilisca sila (Hylidae) with Strabomantis bufoniformis and Craugastor fitzingeri (Craugastoridae)

Ángel Sosa-Bartuano, Yostin Jesús Añino Ramos, Víctor Martínez Cortés, Rogemif Daniel Fuentes, Humberto Fossatti
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167-169

The Lava lizard Tropidurus hispidus (Wied, 1820) as prey of a Common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) in the Brazilian Caatinga: a strategy for energy conservation?

Leonardo Cesar de Oliveira Melo, Marina Falcão Rodrigues, Maria Adélia Borstelmann de Oliveira, Adilson Silva, Geraldo Moura, Anísio Soares
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171-173
Two cases of melanism in Ring-headed Dwarf Snake Eirenis modestus (Martin, 1838) (Serpentes: Colubridae) from Kastellorizo, Greece
Konstantinos Kalaentzis, Christos Kazilas, Ilias Strachinis
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175-178

New records of Rhinella sebbeni Vaz-Silva, Maciel, Bastos and Pombal Jr 2015 (Anura: Bufonidae) and a predictive distribution map based on ecological niche model

Alessandro Ribeiro Morais, Seixas Rezende Oliveira, Natan Medeiros Maciel, Wilian Vaz-Silva, Marlon Zórtea, Diego Afonso Silva, Matheus Sousa Lima Ribeiro
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197-199

A new record of Pseudoboodon gascae Peracca, 1897 (Squamata: Serpentes: Lamprophiidae) from the southern edge of the Ethiopian Highlands

Arthur Tiutenko
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201-203
The defensive behaviour of Rhinella pygmaea (Myers & Carvalho, 1952)
Caio A. Figueiredo-de-Andrade, Leonardo Serafim da Silveira
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205-207

Notes on the distribution and natural history of the King Cobra (Ophiophagus hannah Cantor, 1836) from the Kumaon Hills of Uttarakhand, India

Jignasu Dolia
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217-222
Field Observations and notes on the natural history of Trachydactylus spatalurus (Anderson, 1901).
Frank Colacicco, Michael-Bernd Zwanzig, Wolfgang Grossmann, Thomas Kowalski
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239-242

Tropidophis paucisquamis Müller, 1901 (Reptilia, Squamata, Tropidophiidae): a reliable record for lowland Atlantic Forest in Ubatuba, São Paulo

Rafael Mitsuo Tanaka, Elsie Laura Rotenberg, Edélcio Muscat
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243-244

Predator-prey interaction between the snakes Apostolepis ammodites and Psomophis joberti (Snakes: Dipsadidae)

Weverton dos Santos Azevedo, Arthur Diesel Abegg, Daniella Pereira Fagundes de França
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263-265

Hedruris sp. (Nematoda: Hedruridae:) parasitizing Leptodactylus latrans:  first record of this nematode in Brazil

Aline Aparecida Bastos Portela, Tiago Gomes dos Santos, Luciano Alves dos Anjos
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267-269

The West African Giant Squeaker, Arthroleptis krokosua Ernst, Agyei & Rödel, 2008 (Amphibia: Anura: Arthroleptidae) recorded in Guinea

Laura Sandberger-Loua, Joseph Doumbia, Mark-Oliver Rödel
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271-273
New records of Mediodactylus kotschyi and Hemidactylus turcicus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the Astypalea Island, Greece
Marcel Uhrin, Petr Benda
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275-278
Predation of Triturus cristatus (Caudata: Salamandridae) by the Eurasian otter, Lutra lutra (Carnivora: Mustelidae)
Henrik Bringsøe, Jens Nørgaard
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279-280

First record of Ololygon longilinea (Anura: Hylidae) for the state of São Paulo, southeastern Brazil

Rodrigo Matavelli, Juliano Oliveira, Ederson Godoy, Milton Cezar Ribeiro, Jaime Bertoluci
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281-283
Gabriel Oliveira Garcia-Passos, Milena Santos Soeiro, Rejâne Maria Lira-da-Silva
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285-289
An Extreme Case of Cannibalism in Podarcis erhardii mykonensis (Reptilia:Lacertidae) from Siros island, Cyclades, Greece
Indiana Elizabeth Madden, Kinsey Marie Brock
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291-292

The third-longest sperm storage period in geckos: an observation in a species of Pristurus Rüppell, 1835 from southern Yemen (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae)

Herbert Rösler, Wolfgang Wranik, Hinrich Kaiser
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301-302
Rediscovery of the grass snake (Natrix natrix) on the island of Karpathos, Greece
Sergé Bogaerts, Frank Pasmans, Dino Protopapas, Panayiotis Pafilis, Petros Lymberakis
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303-305

Sexual dimorphism in the Caspian Pond Turtle, Mauremys caspica

Reza Yadollahvandmiandoab, Daniel Oliveira Santana, Nasim Bashirichelkasari, Daniel Oliveira Mesquita
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307-309

Are geckos the new mice? Observations of the warty house gecko, Gekko monarchus (Schlegel, 1836) feeding on bread

Robbie Weterings, Preeyaporn Weterings
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319-320
Luis Miguel Pires Ceríaco, Sango dos Anjos Carlos de Sá, Aaron M. Bauer
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337-341

Metazoan parasites of Odontophrynus americanus (Anura: Odontophrynidae) from the Serra da Bodoquena mountain range, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

Isabela Caroline Oliveira da Silva, Eduardo Oliveira Pacheco, Leandro Alves da Silva, Priscila Santos Carvalho, Diego José Santana, Luiz Eduardo Roland Tavares
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343-347
Renata Cardoso Vieira, Arthur Schramm de Oliveira, Nelson Jurandi Rosa Fagundes, Laura Vinas Verrastro
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349-351

Expanding the known range of Trachycephalus imitatrix (Anura: Hylidae) for the state of Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil

Rodrigo Matavelli, Juliano Oliveira, Ederson Godoy, Milton Ribeiro, Jaime Bertoluci
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353-355

Range expansion in the geographic distribution of Ninia teresitae (Serpentes: Dipsadidae): new localities from northwestern Ecuador

Teddy Angarita-Sierra
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357-360

Aquatic hibernation by the Maritime Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis pallidulus) in New Brunswick, Canada.

Donald Fraser McAlpine
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361-363

Predation attempt of Drymarchon melanurus (Duméril et al., 1854) on a juvenile of (Pseudastur occidentalis Salvin, 1876) in Coastal Ecuador.

Luis Manuel Fernández, Louise Delisle
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365-366

First record of Filiarial nematode in the Brazilian torrent frog Hylodes heyeri (Anura, Hylodidae)

Elvira D'Bastiani, Michelle M. Struett, Karla M. Campião
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367-368

Environmental DNA (eDNA) testing for detection of freshwater turtles in Temple pond

Shantanu Kundu, Vikas Kumar
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369-371
Crocodile tears: secretion of orbital fluid in a large saltwater crocodile Crocodylus porosus (Schneider, 1801)
Yusuke Fukuda, Nam Chul Jang
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373-374
Spoiling Friendship: first report on predation of anuran by Aparasphenodon brunoi Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920 (Anuira: Hylidae)
Luiz Fernando Freitas Carmo, Manoela Woitovicz-Cardoso
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375-377
Sara Isabel Valenzuela, Gamaliel Castañeda
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387-389
Predation of the teiid lizard Dicrodon guttulatum Duméril and Bibron, 1839 by the pitviper Porthidium arcosae Schätti and Kramer, 1993
Nicole Acosta-Vásconez, Martín Carrera, Emilia Peñaherrera, Diego F. Cisneros-Heredia
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391-393
New records of Glaucomastix cyanura and Ameivula nigrigula (Arias, De Carvalho, Rodrigues & Zaher, 2011) (Squamata:  Teiidae) in the State of Bahia, Northeastern Brazil
Karen Pinto da Silva, Thiago Silva Soares
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405-408
Justin L. Lee, Cristian Hernández-Morales, Roy W. McDiarmid
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409-412

Interspecific amplexuses between Boana pulchella (Duméril and Bibron, 1841) and Boana curupi (Garcia, Faivovichi and Haddad, 2007) (Anura: Hylidae) in captivity: male-female and male-male pairings

James Eduardo Lago Londero, Rayana dos Santos Feltrin, Marcelo Carvalho da Rocha, André Passaglia Schuch, Maurício Beux dos Santos
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413-415
First record of a melanistic specimen of Cylindrophis ruffus (Laurenti, 1768) sensu lato (Serpentes: Cylindrophiidae)
Felix Mader, Sven Mecke
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417-420

The Defensive Behaviour of Tzabcan Rattlesnake, Crotalus tzabcan Klauber, 1952 (Squamata: Viperidae)

Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquez, José Rogelio Cedeño-Vázquez, Christian Martin García-Balderas, Tania Ramírez-Valverde, Gustavo Ernesto Quintero-Díaz
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429-431
Defensive behaviour of Boana raniceps (Anura: Hylidae)
Vinicius Guerra, Murilo Souza Andrade, Sheila Pereira de Andrade, Werther Pereira Ramalho, Rogério Pereira Bastos
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433-436
Manoela Alberton Getelina, Gilcinéia dos Santos, Ivanice Buzatto, Rodrigo Ceratto Bortoluzzi, Marcelo Carvalho da Rocha
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437-439

Eggs and hatchling morphometry of Spilotes sulphureus (Wagler in Spix, 1824) (Serpentes: Colubridae: Colubrinae: Colubroidea: Caenophidia) from Northeast Brazil

Mayara Morais, Rafaela Cândido França, Fagner Ribeiro Delfim, Frederico França
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441-444

Brachydactyly in the toad Rhinella granulosa (Bufonidae) from the Caatinga of Brazil: a rare case with all limbs affected

Larissa Lima Correia, João Paulo Felix Augusto de Almeida, Barnagleison Silva Lisboa, Filipe Augusto Nascimento
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445-448

Predation of Rhinella ornata (Anura: Bufonidae) by the water snake Erythrolamprus miliaris (Squamata: Dipsadidae) in São Paulo, Brazil

Edelcio Muscat, Matheus de Toledo Moroti
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449-450
Notes on post-metamorphic colour pattern changes in the Hula painted frog (Latonia nigriventer) – how realistic is a re-identification of juveniles?
R.G. Bina Perl, Sarig Gafny, Eli Geffen, Yoram Malka, Sharon Renan, Miguel Vences
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475-480
Interspecific behaviour between two species of Boana (Anura: Hylidae) from central Brazil
Vinicius Guerra, Nathane de Queiroz Costa, Rogério Pereira Bastos
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489-493
New record of Psilops paeminosus (Rodrigues, 1991) (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from south-central Bahia State, Brazil
Elaine Ferreira Macêdo, Caio Vinícius Mira-Mendes, Yvonnick Le Pendu
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495-497
A case of predation of Hylaeamys laticeps (Lund 1840) by Epicrates cenchria (Linnaeus, 1758) (Serpentes: Boidae) in the Atlantic Forest of Southern Bahia, Brazil
Renato Augusto Martins, Felipe Vélez-García, Caio Vinícius Mira-Mendes, Yvonnick Le Pendu
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513-514

New data on Trachylepis makolowodei from Central Africa

Václav Gvoždík, Matej Dolinay, Ange-G. Zassi-Boulou, Gabriel Badjedjea Babangenge
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515-518
A case of piebaldism in the Anatolian Worm Lizard, Blanus strauchi (Bedriaga, 1884), from Kastellorizo Island, Greece (Squamata: Blanidae)
Christos Kazilas, Konstantinos Kalaentzis, Ilias Strachinis
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527-529
The journey of life of Amazonian Leaf Frog: Notes of sexual behaviour, nesting and reproduction of Callimedusa tomopterna (Cope, 1868)
Thainá Najar, Lucas Ferrante
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531-538

First predation report of Leptodactylus chaquensis (Anura, Leptodactylidae) by Helicops infrataeniatus (Squamata, Dipsadidae) and new records for this water snake

Rafaela Thaler, Henrique Folly, Caroline Galvão, Leandro Alves da Silva
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539-541

Anomalous colour pattern in Oxyrhopus rhombifer (Serpentes: Dipsadidae)

Weverton Dos Santos Azevedo, Fernando Marques Quintela, Omar Machado Entiauspe-Neto, Arthur Diesel Abegg, Rafael Almeida Porciúncula, Daniel Loebmann
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553-555
Arthroleptis palava - Bamenda Highlands, Cameroon

Geographic and altitudinal range extension of Arthroleptis palava (Anura: Arthroleptidae) from the Cameroon Volcanic Line

Matej Dolinay, Geraud C. Tasse Taboue, Eric B. Fokam, Václav Gvoždík
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557-560
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New record of the Data Deficient frog Ischnocnema penaxavantinho Giaretta, Toffoli and Oliveira, 2007 (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from Southeastern Brazil

Clodoaldo Lopes Assis, Jhonny José Magalhães Guedes, Gabriel Savignon, Renato Neves Feio
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561-563

First record of male combat in the Elongated Tortoise Indotestudo elongata (Blyth, 1853) from north-eastern Thailand

Matthew Ward, Flora Ihlow, Bartosz Nadolski, Matthew S. Crane, Tyler Knierim, Taksin Artchawakom, Colin T. Strine
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585-587

Attempted depredation of a juvenile Eastern Box Turtle, Terrapene carolina (Linnaeus, 1758), by Sandhill Cranes, Antigone canadensis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Sasha J. Tetzlaff, Jinelle H. Sperry, Brett A. DeGregorio
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589-591

Melanophryniscus spectabilis, Caramaschi and Cruz, 2002 (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae): Northern distribution extension of a rare microendemic species

Camila Chapieski Reynaud, Cristiane Hiert, Rafael Lucchesi Balestrin, João Marcelo Deliberador Miranda
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593-597

Albinism in a juvenile of Rhinella crucifer Wied-Neuwied, 1821 (Anura: Bufonidae) from southeastern Brazil

Lorena da Penha Vasconcelos Barros, Rodrigo Fink Muniz, João Pedro Kloss-Degen, Thiago Marcial de Castro, Jane C.F. Oliveira, Carlos Frederico Duarte Rocha
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599-600

Axanthism in the Southern Leopard Frog, Lithobates sphenocephalus (Cope, 1886), (Anura: Ranidae) from the state of Tennessee, USA

Brian T Miller, Emily M. Hall, Louise A. Rollins-Smith
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601-602

Angolan Amphisbaenians: Rediscovery of Monopeltis luandae Gans 1976, with comments on the type locality of Monopeltis perplexus Gans 1976 (Sauria: Amphisbaenidae)

William Roy Branch, Ninda Baptista, Pedro Vaz Pinto
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603-606

Predation of an adult female Morelet’s crocodile (Crocodylus moreletii) by a jaguar (Panthera onca) in the Calakmul region, Mexico

Jonathan Sechaly Pérez Flores
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613-616
Ali Salemi, Nastaran Heidari, Mohammad Jahan Mahin
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617-619

Crocodylus rhombifer (Cuban Crocodile) subcaudal scale irregularities

Lauren A Augustine, Adam G Stern, Gustavo Sosa Rodríguez, Etiam Pérez Fleitas
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621-623

Description of thanatosis in Pseudopaludicola mystacalis (Cope, 1887) (Anura: Leptodactylidae)

Martha Motte, Nicolás Martínez, Pier Cacciali
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625-627

First record of predation on the caecilian Microcaecilia unicolor (Duméril, 1863)

Gabriela B Bittencourt-Silva, Mark Wilkinson
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641-644

Notes on habitat use of Crotalus durissus (South American Rattlesnake)

Ronildo Alves Benício
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645-646

A record of a Thrichomys pachyurus (Rodentia: Echimyidae) as prey of Bothrops mattogrossensis (Serpentes: Viperidae)

Ronildo Alves Benício, Karoline Ceron, Matheus de Toledo Moroti, Diego José Santana
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647-649

First records of the snake Coniophanes lateritius Cope, 1862 (Squamata: Dipsadidae) from Guerrero, Mexico with notes on its natural history

Ricardo Palacios-Aguilar, Rufino Santos-Bibiano, Eric N. Smith, Jonathan A. Campbell
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651-653

New records of Echis leucogaster in Morocco

Jaroslav Karhánek, Daniel Koleška, Gabriel Martinez del Marmol Marin, Marco Sassoe-Pognetto
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655-657
Achille Philippe Raselimanana
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659-662

Regurgitating Micrurus corallinus (Serpentes, Elapidae) reveals another record for the rare Caecilia Chthonerpeton aff. braestrupi (Gymnophiona, Typhlonectidae)

Rodrigo Castellari Gonzalez, Daniel Faustino Gomes, Pedro Cardoso Prado, Renato Quinhones, Rodrigo De Oliveira Lula Salles
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663-665

Cannibalism in the Critically Endangered Lake Oku Clawed Frog: a possible cause of morbidities and mortalities?

Thomas M. Doherty-Bone, Oscar N. Nyingchia, Benjamin Tapley
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667-669

Combat behaviour in the glassfrog Vitreorana uranoscopa (Müller, 1924)

Igor Yuri Pereira Fernandes, José Cândido-Junior, Igor Luis Kaefer
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671-673

Colour change as an anti-predatory mechanism in Green Forest Lizard (Calotes calotes) sighted at the Wasgamuwa National Park, Sri Lanka

Duan Jayasekara, Chathuranga Dharmarathne
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675-678
Omar Machado Entiauspe-Neto, Arthur Diesel Abegg, Anderson Maciel Rocha, Daniel Loebmann
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697-702

Attempted predation of Ameivula nativo by Tropidurus torquatus (Reptilia: Squamata, Sauria) with ingestion of tail fragments in southeastern Brazil

Lillian Jardim Guimarães, Ana Carolina Srbek-Araujo
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709-713
Lucas Rodriguez Forti, Ricardo Marques Silva, Paulo Manzani, Luís Felipe Toledo
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715-718

The advertisement call of Pristimantis boulengeri (Anura: Craugastoridae) in a population of Central Andes of Colombia.

Julián Alberto Rios Soto, Ana Maria Ospina
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719-723

First record of the Veronica's Anolis Anolis festae (Squamata, Dactyloidae) in Colombia

Guido F. Medina-Rangel, María A. Pinto-E., Martha L. Calderón-Espinosa
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725-728

It’s a snake-eat-snake world: Predation on an adder (Vipera berus) by a smooth snake (Coronella austriaca) in a nature reserve in the north of the Netherlands

Jelmer Groen
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729-731

Tadpole predation by Mantidactylus bellyi Mocquard, 1895 with brief description of the site and morphological measurements of the specimen

Safidy Malala Rasolonjatovo, Mark David Scherz, Achille Philippe Raselimanana, Miguel Vences
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747-750

Predation on the Cuban Tree-frog Osteopilus septentrionalis (Anura: Hylidae) by an Eastern ratsnake Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Serpentes: Colubridae)

Gabriel Preuss, Eduardo Bongiolo, Daniela Aparecida Savariz Bôlla, Karoline Ceron, Fernando Carvalho
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751-753

A second Caribbean anole lizard species introduced to Brazil

Jane C F Oliveira, Thiago Marcial Castro, Davor Vrcibradic, Matheus Campos Drago, Ivan Prates
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761-764

Illegal hunting in a protect area: impacts on the broad-snouted caiman Caiman latirostris in the Rio Doce State Park, southeast Brazil

André Yves, Lúcio Moreira Campos Lima, Luís Antônio Bochetti Bassetti, Thiago Simon Marques, Bernadete Maria de Sousa
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765-768
Gorki Danilo Ríos-Alvear, Pedro Gualoto, Carolina Pilar Reyes-Puig
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769-772
Predation on Leptodactylus fuscus (Schneider, 1799) (Anura: Leptodactyliadae) by Ancylometes concolor (Perty, 1833) (Araneae: Ctenidae)
Diego Bueno-Villafañe, Edder Ortiz, Camilo Benitez, Eliana A. Ortiz Velázquez, Araceli Duré-Prado, Hugo Cabral, Yolanda Piñanez, John Kochalka
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773-775

Triplet from a single egg in the Panther Chameleon (Furcifer pardalis)

Falk Sebastian Eckhardt
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777-779

First description of swimming behaviour of Amphisbaena bassleri L. 1758 (Squamata, Amphisbaenidae).

Yntze van der Hoek
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817-818

Does swallowing a toad require any specialisation? Feeding behaviour of the dipsadid snake Philodryas nattereri on the bufonid toad Rhinella jimi

Thaís Barreto Guedes, Ivan Sazima, Otavio A.V. Marques
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825-828
André Teles, Arthur de Sena Santos, Maurivan Vaz Ribeiro
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829-830
Predation attempt on Rhinella crucifer (Wied-Neuwied, 1821) (Anura, Bufonidae) by Leptodactylus cf. latrans(Steffen, 1815) (Anura, Leptodactylidae) in southern Bahia, Brazil
Omar Rojas-Padilla, Vinicius Queiroz Menezes, Celso Henrique Varela Rios, Yvonnick Le Pendu, Caio Vinícius de Mira-Mendes
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831-834
Juan Camilo Diaz-Ricaurte
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835-837

A new defensive behaviour for threadsnakes and the defensive repertoire of Trilepida jani (Pinto & Fernandes, 2012) (Epictinae: Leptotyphlopidae)

Angele Martins, Gabriel Martinez Baptista, Daniel Bastos Maciel, Rodrigo C. Gonzalez
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839-841

Tail bifurcation in the African rainbow lizard (Agama agama Linnaeus, 1758) from Ghana, West Africa

Benjamin Yeboah Ofori, Princess Martey, Yahaya Musah, Daniel Attuquayefio
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843-845
Steven Platt, Kalyar Platt, Khin Myo Myo, Me Me Soe, Thomas Rainwater
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847-852

Fruits in the lizard’s menu: consumption of Coleocephalocereus fluminensis (Miq.) Backeb. (Cactaceae) by Tropidurus torquatus (Wied, 1820) (Tropiduridae)

Diogo Andrade Koski, Rodrigo Theófilo Valadares, André Felipe Barreto Lima
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853-855

Parental Care in the Greenhouse Frog Eleutherodactylus planirostris (Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) from Cuba

Manuel Iturriaga, Álvaro Dugo-Cota
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857-861

Notes on the diet of Limnomedusa macroglossa (Alsodidae, Anura) in Uruguay

Renata Perez, Jéssica Francine Felappi, Fabiane de Oliveira Noronha
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863-864

A new locality and elevation extension for Megophrys rubrimera (Tapley et al., 2017) in Bat Xat Nature Reserve, Lao Cai Province, northern Vietnam

Benjamin Tapley, Timothy Cutajar, Luan Thanh Nguyen, Chung Thanh Nguyen, Luke Harding, Christopher Portway, Hao Van Luong, Jodi J. L. Rowley
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865-868
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A new defensive behaviour in the false coral snake Phalotris mertensi (Hoge, 1955) (Serpentes: Dipsadidae)

Bruno Ferreto Fiorillo, Giordano Novak Rossi, Rafael Menegucci
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869-871
Lucinda P Lawson, H. Christopher Liedtke, Michele Menegon, Simon P. Loader
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873-879

Holding the fort: a Mauremys rivulata population survives on Psara, a small Greek Aegean island

Panayiotis Pafilis, Pantelis Saliaris, Panayiotis Chatzipanayiotis
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881-883

Distribution extension and new state record of Physalaemus feioi Cassini, Cruz & Caramaschi, 2010 (Anura: Leptodactylidae: Leiuperinae)

Lucas Custodio Lomba da Rocha, Clodoaldo Lopes de Assis, Elvis Almeida Pereira
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893-896

New record of Pseudis minuta Günther, 1858 (Anura: Hylidae) in South Santa Fe Province, Argentina

Josefina Vera-Candioti, María Florencia D'Andrea, Julie Celine Brodeur
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897-900
Oochoristica infections in anurans (Sclerophrys maculata and Ptychadena oxyrynchus from southern Nigeria
Martins Siaka Ozemoya Aisien, Joseph Egbenya Igetei
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901-905

New records of Bachia bicolor (Cope, 1896) in the Caribbean Region of Colombia (Squamata, Gymnophthalmidae)

Jorge Díaz, Cristian Castillo, Luis Montes, Pedro Atencia
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907-909

Diet of Pseudopaludicola falcipes (Anura: Leptodactylidae) in southern Brazil.

Júlia Dias, Camila Fernanda Moser, Diogo Dutra-Araújo, Natália Oro, Alexandro Marques Tozetti
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911-913

New locality record of the Bengal monitor, Varanus bengalensis (Daudin, 1802), from Afghanistan

Daniel Jablonski, Alan J. Lesko
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915-917

Notes on agonistic communication by the Neotropical torrent frog Hylodes meridionalis (Hylodidae)

Fábio de Sá, Nadya Pupin, Célio F.B. Haddad
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919-923
Natural history notes and geographic distribution of the poorly known Echinanthera amoena (Serpentes: Dipsadidae)
Weverton dos Santos Azevedo, Ligia Grazziely dos Santos Amorim, Frederico de Alcântara Menezes, Arthur Diesel Abegg
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925-928

Predation on the Southern Water Snake, Nerodia fasciata (Serpentes: Natricidae) by American Bittern, Botaurus lentiginosus (Aves: Ardeidae)

Gabriel Preuss, Eduardo Bongiolo, Daniela A.S. Bôlla, Karoline Ceron, Fernando Carvalho
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943-944
Predation of Phyllomedusa tetraploidea (Anura, Hylidae) by Thamnodynastes strigatus (Serpentes, Dipsadidae)
Jackson Fábio Preuss, Alexandro Marques Tozetti
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945-947

First record of Mauremys sinensis (Gray, 1834) and its natural overwintering in Central Europe

Daniel Jablonski, Daniel Gruľa, Jana Christophoryova
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949-951

Observation of tail bifurcation in Hemidactylus frenatus (Schlegel, 1836)

Marjan Maria, Hassan Al-Razi
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953-954

Observations of the African rainbow lizard (Agama picticauda Peters 1877) from Ghana feeding on bread

Benjamin Yeboah Ofori, Princess Martey, Daniel Korley Attuquayefio
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955-957

Predation of Rhinophrynus dorsalis (Duméril and Bibron, 1841) (Anura: Rhinophrynidae) by Leptodeira rhombifera (Günther, 1872) (Serpentes: Dipsadidae), in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

Jeyson Gustavo Céspedes Vindas
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959-960

Opportunistic cannibalism and necrophagy in Engystomops pustulosus (Cope, 1864)

Hilton M. Oyamaguchi, Pacific Vo, Betty Lee, Marcos Gridi-Papp
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961-962

First records of keratophagy in Zootoca vivipara (Lichtenstein, 1823) (Reptilia: Lacertidae) suggest a common occurrence in free-ranging populations

Emiliya Vacheva
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963-965

First record of Bombina variegata (Linnaeus, 1758) in a cave environment

Valerio Giovanni Russo, Luca Francesco Russo, Luca Coppari, Tommaso Notomista
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967-969
A unique case of temporary bloat in the Buresch's crested newt Triturus ivanbureschi Arntzen and Wielstra, 2013 
Simeon Lukanov, Nickola Stanchev, Emiliya Vacheva, Borislav Naumov
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971-973

Predation on Spix’s whiptail Ameivulla ocellifera (Spix, 1825) by the Ferruginous pygmy-owl Glaucidium brasilianum (Gmelin, 1788) in northeastern Brazill

Washington Vieira, Dandara Bezerra, Kleber Vieira
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975-976

Caiman latirostris (Daudin, 1802) interaction with fishing nets in a lentic area, Northeast of Brazil

Paulo Braga Mascarenhas Júnior, Haggy Rodrigues dos Anjos, Ednilza Maranhão dos Santos, Jozelia Maria de Sousa Correia
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977-980
Cameron Wesley Hodges, Evan D. Amber, Colin Thomas Strine
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981-984
Predation on Chiasmocleis albopunctata (Boettger, 1885) (Anura: Microhylidae) by giant water bug (Hemiptera: Belostomatidae) in southeastern Brazil
André Yves, Emanuel Masiero da Fonseca, Matheus de Oliveira Neves, Bernadete Maria de Sousa
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993-995
Diet of Physalaemus henselii (Peters, 1872) (Anura, Leptodactylidae) in southern Brazil.
Renata Krentz Farina, Camila Fernanda Moser, Patrícia Witt, Mateus de Oliveira, Alexandro Marques Tozetti
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1001-1002

Leucism in the Yellow-headed Gecko Gonatodes albogularis (Duméril and Bibron, 1836).

Freddy Alexander Grisales Martínez, Lucas Arias Alvarez
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1003-1005
Irina Maslova, Yikweon Jang, Andrey Zhestkov, Amael Borzee
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1007-1008
Zilca Campos, Fábio Muniz, William E Magnusson
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1021-1024

First Record of Lichanura trivirgata Cope, 1868 (Squamata: Boidae) from Coronados Island, Gulf of California, Mexico

Gustavo Arnaud, Carmen Blazquez
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1025-1026

New locality record and distribution extension for Pseudoboa haasi Boettger, 1905 (Serpentes: Dipsadidae)

Felipe André Pavan, Álvaro A Mainardi, Marcelo C da Rocha, Sonia Z Cechin, Victor Mendes Lipinski
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1027-1028

Cannibalism by large tadpoles of Rhinophrynus dorsalis (Anura: Rhinophrynidae)

Jennifer L. Stynoski, Mahmood Sasa
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1047-1049

Hypopigmentation in wild snakes from Uruguay

Victoria Machín, Emilia Rossini, Carlos Prigioni, Francisco Kolenc, Alejandro Crampet, Claudio Borteiro, José Manuel Verdes
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1051-1053
Distribution extension, geographic distribution maps and comments on the advertisement call of Pseudopaludicola pocoto Magalhães, Loebmann, Kokubum, Haddad and Garda, 2014 (Anura: Leptodactylidae: Leiuperinae)
Elvis Almeida Pereira, Henrique Folly, Raoni Rebouças, Diego José Santana
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1055-1059

Death-feigning as defensive behavior in blue-tailed microteiid lizard Micrablepharus atticolus Rodrigues, 1996

Gabryella Sousa Mesquita, Denes Ferraz, Werther Pereira Ramalho, Ibere Farina Machado, Wilian Vaz-Silva
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1065-1067

Predation of Boana raniceps (Cope, 1862) by the common marmoset Callithrix jacchus (Linnaeus, 1758) in northeastern Brazil

Raone Beltrão-Mendes, Francis Luiz Santos Caldas, Patrício Adriano da Rocha, Daniel Oliveira Santana
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1069-1074

First record of Aplectana sp. (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) infecting Gymnodactylus darwinii (Gekkota: Phyllodactylidae) from an Atlantic Forest fragment in Northeast Brazil

Adonias Aphoena Martins Teixeira
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1075-1077