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Type: Artigo de Periódico
Title: Descrição do processo de muda em Enyalius perditus Jackson (Reptilia, Sauria, Polychrotidae)
Other Titles: Description of the shedding skin process in Enyalius perditus Jackson (Reptilia, Sauria, Polychrotidae)
Author: Sousa, Bernadete Maria de
Cruz, Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da
Carvalho, Rose Marie Hoffmann de
Silva, Maria Nei da
Resumo: -
Abstract: A specimen of Enyalius perditus Jackson, 1978 collected in a pitfall trap installed at the Parque Estadual do Ibitipoca, Municipality of Lima Duarte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, on 19 March 1997, showed a transversal rupture of the skin, on dorsum of posterior region of the head, just joining the ear openings. In captivity, the continuance of the shedding scain spent approxima-tely one hour and forty minutes. The pieces of skin were removed in the sequence: head, venter, arms and flanks, legs, tail, and finally the tip of the fingers. The removed skin was eaten at the end of each stage.
Keywords: Reptilia
Enyalius perditus
Shedding skin
CNPq: -
Language: por
Country: Brasil
Publisher: -
Institution Initials: -
Access Type: Acesso Aberto
Issue Date: Mar-2000
Appears in Collections:Artigos de Periódicos

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