AmphibiaWeb - Cynops cyanurus


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Cynops cyanurus Liu, Hu & Yang, 1962
Blue-tailed Fire-bellied Newt, Chuxiong Fire-bellied Newt
Subgenus: Cynotriton
family: Salamandridae
subfamily: Pleurodelinae
genus: Cynops
Taxonomic Notes: Placed in Hypselotriton (Hypselotriton) by Dubois and Raffaelli 2009, 2012 Alytes. Dubois and Raffaelli 2012 Alytes and Raffaelli 2013recognize yunnanensis as a valid species, but this is not followed by Chinese authors, and by Sparreboom 2014, who do not even recognize it as a subspecies.

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AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC)
National Status None
Regional Status None



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View Bd and Bsal data (2 records).

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