Liua tsinpaensis
Tsinpa Salamander
Subgenus: Tsinpa
family: Hynobiidae
subfamily: Hynobiinae
Taxonomic Notes: Placed in Pseudohynobius by Fei, Ye, Jiang 2012 Colored Atlas of Chinese Amphibians and their Distributions, who ignored Zhang et al. 2006 PNAS and Zheng et al. 2011 Mol Biol Evol 28:2521-2535. Dubois & Raffaelli 2012 Alytes also ignored these studies and erected a monotypic genus Tsinpa for this species.

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

IUCN (Red List) status: Vulnerable (VU).
For Red List information on this species, see the IUCN species account.


View distribution map in BerkeleyMapper.

Fei, L., ed. 1999. Atlas of Amphibians of China. Chengdu Institute of Biology.

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