Endemic Animals of Santa Catarina








Melanophryniscus spectabilis
Melanophryniscus spectabilis
Melanophryniscus spectabilis is a species of toads in the family Bufonidae.
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Melanophryniscus spectabilis
Small red brocket
Small red brocket
The small red brocket is a small species of deer in the family Cervidae. It is endemic to Atlantic Forest in Paraná, Santa Catarina and São Paulo in southeastern Brazil. This species, which only was scientifically described in 1996, is threatened by habitat loss. Though its size and structure most resemble that of the pygmy brocket, its coloration is very similar to that of the red brocket . It resembles hybrids between these two species even m ...
ore closely, but differs from both, and their hybrids, in karyotype.
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Small red brocket