AmphibiaWeb - Tylototriton asperrimus
Tylototriton asperrimus
Black Knobby Newt
Subgenus: Yaotriton
family: Salamandridae
subfamily: Pleurodelinae
Taxonomic Notes: Fei, Ye & Jiang 2012 Colored atlas of Chinese amphibians place this species in what others consider subgenus Yaotriton. Tylototriton hainanensis was placed in the synonymy of T. asperrimus by Yuan et al 2011 Zool Res 32: 577-584.

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AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Near Threatened (NT)
CITES Appendix II
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China, Viet Nam



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