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Protohynobius puxiongensis Fei & Ye, 2000

Puxiong salamander

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Protohynobius puxiongensis Fei and Ye, 2000

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1965

Rediscovered in 2009

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient

 

Distribution

China

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Fei, L. and Ye, C.-Y. 2000. A new Hynobid subfamily with a new genus and new specis of Hynobiidae from west China (Amphibia: Caudata). Cultum Herpetologica Sinica [2000]: 64-70.

 

Other references:

Fei Liang, Ye Changyuan. 2004. Pseudohynobius puxiongensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T59110A11882585. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T59110A11882585.en. Downloaded on 12 February 2017.

Peng, Rui et al. (2010). Rediscovery of Protohynobius puxiongensis (Caudata: Hynobiidae) and its phylogenetic position based on complete mitochondrial genomes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 56(1): 252-258. [Abstract]

 

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