AmphibiaWeb - Andrias davidianus


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Andrias davidianus (Blanchard, 1871)
Chinese Giant Salamander
family: Cryptobranchidae
genus: Andrias

© 2017 Dr. Joachim Nerz (1 of 27)

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Critically Endangered (CR)
CITES Appendix I
National Status State major protected wildlife grade II (1988); listed in the China Red Data Book of Endangered Animals (Zhao 1998).
Regional Status Each province has its own local protective wildlife catalogue. It is protected in the Fanjing Shan (Jiangkou, Yingjiang, and Songtao counties, Guizhou Province) and Dafengding (Ebian County, Sichuan Province) nature reserves (Zhao 1999).
Access Conservation Needs Assessment Report .



View distribution map in BerkeleyMapper.
View Bd and Bsal data (4 records).

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