Description of two new Atractus from the Brazilian Amazon

Main report: Atractus boimirim and Atractus tartarus - wo New Atractus (Serpentes: Dipsadidae) from Brazilian Amazonia with the Redescription of Atractus punctiventris.
(Herpetological Monographs)

Scientific Paper: Herpetological Monographs   
New Taxa: Atractus boimirim, Atractus tartarus
Categories: New Species | Reptiles
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The authors describe two new species of Atractus with 15 dorsal scale rows, previously confused with Atractus insipidus, from the eastern and western portions of Brazilian Amazonia, respectively.

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