Zoogeographic novelty

New records of Calamodontophis paucidens (Serpentes, Colubridae, Xenodontinae) from Brazil and Uruguay

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Cuadernos de Herpetología 14 (2): 155-159, 2001 ktfranco@sti.com.br

Abstract

This paper reports meristic and morphometric variation of all known specimens (including 10 reponed herein for the first time) of Calamodontophis paucidens (tab. 1). Of the ten new specimens, nine are from the municipality of Cachoeira do Sul, RS (30º02'S; 52º54'W), and one is from the Department of Treinta y Tres, Uruguay (32º56'S; 54º26'W).

Key words:

Calamodontophis; Brazil; Uruguay

Received: Aug. 22, 2000 ▪ Accepted: Sep. 05, 2000

Franco, F.L.; Salomão, E.L.; Borges-Martins, M.; Di-Bernardo, M.; Meneghel, M.D. & Carreira, S. 2001. New records of Calamodontophis paucidens (Serpentes, Colubridae, Xenodontinae) from Brazil and Uruguay. Cuadernos de Herpetología 14: 155-159.