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Two Clown Frog Species Identified from the Amazon

Two Clown Frog Species Identified from the Amazon

Amphibians, New Species March 13, 2017 at 2:58 pm

Marcel Caminer, the study’s lead author from the Universidad Católica del Ecuador states “During expeditions to six Amazonian countries, we examined the two clown tree frog species Dendropsophus leucophyllatus and Dendropsophus triangulum, which were hitherto considered ‘universal’ species, in greater detail and were able to show that they do not constitute two, but at least five and perhaps as many as seven different species – two of which we were able to describe for the first time.

Colorful killifish from the Amazonia Bolivia

Colorful killifish from the Amazonia Bolivia

Fish, New Species February 13, 2017 at 10:59 am

This colorful new species is described from a small stream in a tributary of the Amazon basin, central Bolivia.   The only other described species of the genus occurring in Bolivia is also known from the same Rio Madeira basin. Anablepsoides chapare, male, holotype, 36.9 mm SL, Bolivia, Department Cochabamba, Rio Isiboro drainage. Photo by S. Barandica.

A new Papiliolebias killifish from Bolivia

A new Papiliolebias killifish from Bolivia

Fish, New Species November 2, 2016 at 9:17 am

Papiliolebias habluetzeli is described based on specimens collected in a seasonal pool in Rio Mamoré basin, around the town of Trinidad, northern Bolivia. Photo G. Funkner  

Spectrolebias bellidoi, a new annual fish from the upper Río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia.

Spectrolebias bellidoi, a new annual fish from the upper Río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia.

Fish, New Species January 13, 2016 at 2:42 pm

Dalton Tavares Bressane Nielsen and Didier Pillet: Spectrolebias bellidoi, a new annual fish (Cyprinodontiformes: Rivulidae: Cynolebiatinae) from the upper Río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia, … Source: Spectrolebias bellidoi a new annual fish… | aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology Dalton Tavares Bressane Nielsen and Didier Pillet: Spectrolebias bellidoi, a new annual fish (Cyprinodontiformes: Rivulidae: Cynolebiatinae) from the upper Río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia,pp. 180-187

Austrolebias accorsii, a new annual fish from the upper río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia.

Austrolebias accorsii, a new annual fish from the upper río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia.

Fish, New Species January 13, 2016 at 2:37 pm

  Austrolebias accorsii, a new annual fish (Cyprinodontiformes: Rivulidae: Cynolebiatinae) from the upper río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia, Source: Austrolebias accorsii a new annual fish… | aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology Dalton Tavares Bressane Nielsen and Didier Pillet: Austrolebias accorsii, a new annual fish (Cyprinodontiformes: Rivulidae: Cynolebiatinae) from the upper río Grande basin, Amazon basin, Bolivia,pp. 172-179