Cynops wolterstorffi (Boulenger, 1905)

Yunnan Lake newt

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hypselotriton wolterstorffi (Boulenger, 1905); Molge wolterstorffi Boulenger, 1905

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: 1979

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Yunnan Lake, China

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

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References

Yang Datong, Michael Wai Neng Lau. (2004). Cynops wolterstorffi. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 15 February 2013.

Fei L, Ye C Y, Jiang J P. 2012. Colored Atlas of Chinese Amphibians and Their Distributions. Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, Chengdu.

He, X. R. (1998). Cynops wolterstorffi, an analysis of the factors caused its extinction. Sichuan Journal of Zoology 1998: 58-60.

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. 2020. Cynops wolterstorffi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T59445A63869216. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-2.RLTS.T59445A63869216.en. Downloaded on 27 June 2021.

Yang, D.-T. 1991. The Amphibia-Fauna of Yunnan. China Forestry Publishing House, Beijing.
 
Zhao, E.-M. 1998. China Red Data Book of Endangered Animals - Amphibia. Science Press, Beijing.

 

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