Pseudoeurycea anitae Bogert, 1967:6

Anita False Brook salamander



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1976

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Oaxaca, Mexico


Biology & Ecology




Holotype: AMNH 76365






Original scientific description:

Bogert, C. M. (1967). New salamanders of the plethodontid genus Pseudoeurycea from the Sierra Madre del Sur of Mexico. American Museum Novitates 2314: 1-27.


Other references:

Flores-Villela, O. and McCoy, C.J. (eds). 1993. Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies. pp. 1-73. Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication.

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. (2016). Pseudoeurycea anitae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T59368A53980953. Downloaded on 08 September 2017.

Lamoreux, J. F., McKnight, M. W., and R. Cabrera Hernandez (2015). Amphibian Alliance for Zero Extinction Sites in Chiapas and Oaxaca. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN. xxiv + 320pp. 


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