Volume 94, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



was described using a set of morphological structures from specimens collected in Paranã municipality of Tocantins State, Brazil. Under a Bayesian framework and using two mitochondrial genes ( and ), phylogenetic analysis recovered as a sister species to with higher genetic distances than between other well-recognized species. Our results agree with previous suggestions based on morphometric analysis. In the light of the non-monophyly of Matogrossensis subcomplex, the inclusion of shall be considered for reevaluating this group.


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  • Received : 28 May 2015
  • Accepted : 03 Nov 2015
  • Published online : 02 Mar 2016

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