Bolitoglossa jacksoni Elias, 1984

Jackson’s salamander, Jackson’s climbing salamander, Jackson's mushroomtongue salamander



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1975

Rediscovered in October 2017

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient









Holotype: MVZ 134634






Original scientific description:

Elias, P. (1984). Salamanders of the northwestern highlands of Guatemala. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County - Contributions in Science 348: 1-20.


Other references:

Manuel Acevedo, David Wake, Paul Elias, Sean Rovito, Carlos Vasquez. (2004). Bolitoglossa jacksoni. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 12 February 2013.

Dubois, A., and Nemésio, A. (2007). Does nomenclatural availability of nomina of new species or subspecies require the deposition of vouchers in collections? Zootaxa 1409: 1-22.


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