AmphibiaWeb - Pseudohynobius puxiongensis


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Pseudohynobius puxiongensis (Fei & Ye, 2000)
Puxiong's Protohynobiid
Subgenus: Protohynobius
family: Hynobiidae
subfamily: Hynobiinae
genus: Pseudohynobius
Taxonomic Notes: Originally in monotypic Protohynobius, in subfamily Protohynobinae. Peng et al 2010 Mol Phyl Evol placed the species in Pseudohynobius but this was not accepted by Fei, Ye, Jiang 2012 Colored Atlas of Chinese Amphibians and their Distributions, who also ignored the study of Zheng et al. 2011 Mol Biol Evol 28;2521-2535.

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Critically Endangered (CR)
National Status None
Regional Status None



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      Pseudohynobius puxiongensis