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Aneides niger Myers & Maslin, 1948
Santa Cruz Black Salamander
family: Plethodontidae
subfamily: Plethodontinae
genus: Aneides
Species Description: Reilly SB, Wake DB. 2019. Taxonomic revision of black salamanders of the Aneides flavipunctatus complex (Caudata: Plethodontidae) PeerJ 7:e7370; Myers, G. S., and T. P. Maslin. 1948. The California plethodont salamander, Aneides flavipunctatus (Strauch), with description of a new subspecies and notes on other western Aneides. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 61: 127–138.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Vulnerable (VU) - Provisional
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National Status None
Regional Status Priority 3 Species of Special Concern



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