Thorius aureus Hanken and Wake, 1994

Yellow pygmy salamander

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Mexico

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Hanken, J. and Wake, D. B. (1994). Five new species of minute salamanders, genus Thorius (Caudata: Plethodontidae), from northern Oaxaca, Mexico. Copeia 1994: 573-590.

 

Other references:

Gabriela Parra-Olea, David Wake, James Hanken, Mario García-París. (2008). Thorius aureus. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 17 February 2013.

 

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