Hynobius akiensis Matsui, Okawa, and Nishikawa, 2019

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Hynobiidae > Subfamily: Hynobiinae > Genus: Hynobius > Species: Hynobius akiensis

Hynobius akiensis Matsui, Okawa, and Nishikawa in Matsui, Okawa, Nishikawa, Aoki, Eto, Yoshikawa, Tanabe, Misawa, and Tominaga, 2019, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 38: 70. Holotype: KUHE 35925, by original designation. Type locality: "Haizuka, Mirasaka-cho, Miyoshi-shi, Hiroshima Prefecture (34°46'01"N, 132°58'45"E, alt. 223 m)", Japan. 

English Names

Aki Salamander (original publication). 

Distribution

Western Honshu (Chugoku Region, Hiroshima Prefecture) and extreme northwestern Shikoku (Ehime Prefecture), Japan. 

Comment

Prior to its naming confused with Hynobius nebulosus according to the original publication. 

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