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Kinkajou (Potos flavus Schreber, 1774): new records in the Brazilian Savanna

Latest version published on Jan 16, 2018
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New records of Potos flavus on two localities at the state of Goiás, Central Brazil. The records extend the geographical distribution of the species for the Cerrado. It highlights the extreme importance for future research with the species, which can better assess its conservation status, mainly in the Cerrado biome, where it seems to be restricted to the few existing forested areas.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Miranda J E S, Melo F R, Fachi M B, Oliveira S R, Umetsu R K (2018): Kinkajou (Potos flavus Schreber, 1774): new records in the Brazilian Savanna. v1.2. No organisation. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.pensoft.net/resource?r=kinkajou__brazil_2018&v=1.2

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Keywords

Occurrence; Goiás; Central Plateau; Central Brazil; Roadkill; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Jefferson Eduardo Silveira Miranda
Professor
Faculdade de Iporá (FAI) Iporá Goiás BR
Fabiano Rodrigues Melo
Professor
Federal University of Goiás (UFG) Jataí Goiás BR
Marluci Baldo Fachi
Postgraduate
State University of Mato Grosso (UNEMAT) Nova Xavantina Mato Grosso BR
Seixas Rezende Oliveira
Postgraduate
Goiano Federal Institute Rio Verde Goiás BR
Ricardo Keichi Umetsu
Professor
State University of Mato Grosso (UNEMAT) Nova Xavantina Mato Grosso BR

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Jefferson Miranda
Professor
Faculdade de Iporá (FAI) Iporá Goiás BR

Who filled in the metadata:

Jefferson Miranda
Professor
Faculdade de Iporá (FAI) Iporá Goiás BR

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Jefferson Miranda
Professor
Faculdade de Iporá (FAI) Iporá Goiás BR
Fabiano Rodrigues Melo
Professor
Federal University of Goiás (UFG) Jataí Goiás BR
Marluci Baldo Fachi
postgraduate
State University of Mato Grosso (UNEMAT) Nova Xavantina Mato Grosso BR
Seixas Rezende Oliveira
Postgraduate
Goiano Federal Institute (IFG) Rio Verde Goiás
Ricardo Keichi Umetsu
Professor
State University of Mato Grosso Nova Xavantina Goiás BR

Geographic Coverage

Cerrado, Brazil.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-22.187, -55.986], North East [-6.665, -43.945]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Species  Potos flavus (Kinkajou)

Project Data

No Description available

Title Roadkill in the brazilian Cerrado savanna
Funding FAPEG (Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de Goiás)
Study Area Description Cerrado (Brazilian Savanna)

The personnel involved in the project:

Author
Jefferson Eduardo Silveira Miranda
Author
Fabiano Rodrigues Melo
Author
Marluci Baldo Fachi
Author
Seixas Rezende Oliveira
Author
Ricardo Keichi Umetsu

Sampling Methods

Record from Mineiros were found during a roadkill monitoring. Record from Aragarças were found during literature revision.

Study Extent The new records of Potos flavus on two localities at the state of Goiás, Central Brazil: Mineiros and Aragarças.

Method step description:

  1. The record from Aragarças. One specimen collected in 1953 and deposited in the collection of the Ornithological Museum Foundation, in the city of Goiânia, Goiás, with the record number 1120 (J. Hidasi, pers. comm.). The record from Mineiros. We found the individual roadkilled in March 2014, at BR-364 highway, during a roadkill monitoring, between the cities of Mineiros and Jataí.

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.pensoft.net/resource?r=kinkajou__brazil_2018