Hynobius mikawaensis Matsui, Misawa, Nishikawa, and Shimada, 2017

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

Hynobius mikawaensis Matsui, Misawa, Nishikawa, and Shimada, 2017, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 36: 119. Holotype: KUHE 28516, by original designation. Type locality: "Shinshiro-shi, Aichi Prefecture (alt. 500 m)", south-central Honshu, Japan. 

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from a small areas around the type locality, Shinshiro-shi, and neighboring Toyota-shi and Okazaki-shi, central-eastern part of Aichi Prefecture, Tokai area of Chubu region, Honshu Island, central Japan. 


In the Hynobius lichenatus group and the sister taxon of Hynobius takedai according to the original publication. 

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