Hynobius oni Kanamori, Nishikawa, Matsui, and Tanabe, 2022

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

Hynobius oni Kanamori, Nishikawa, Matsui, and Tanabe, 2022, PeerJ, 10(e13891): 17–18. Holotype: KUHE 62785, by original designation. Type locality: "Mt. Yatsuzura, Uwajima City, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku, Japan (N 33.18 ; E 132.62 ; alt. 1,000 m a.s.l.)". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:D9C7A32A-7CB0-44F1-A0F2-202E7528EBEA

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Known only from the Onigajo and Sasayama Mountains in Ehime and Kochi prefectures, southwestern part of Shikoku Island, western Japan. 

Comment

Prior to its delimitation and naming this species was considered part of Hynobius hirosei

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