Pseudohynobius guizhouensis Li, Tian, and Gu, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Hynobiidae > Subfamily: Hynobiinae > Genus: Pseudohynobius > Species: Pseudohynobius guizhouensis

Pseudohynobius guizhouensis Li, Tian, and Gu, 2010, Acta Zootaxon. Sinica, 35: 407. Holotype: LTHC 0711005, by original designation. Type locality: "Yanxia Twon, Guiding County, Guizhou Province (26° 12′ N, 107° 30′ E; alt. 1650 m)", China.

Pseudohynobius (Pseudohynobius) guizhouensisDubois and Raffaëlli, 2012, Alytes, 28: 77-161.

English Names

Guizhou Salamander (Sparreboom, 2014, Salamanders Old World: 133).


Known only from the type locality (Yanxia Twon, Guiding County, Guizhou Province, China, elevation 1650 m).


Most similar to Pseudohynobius kuankuoshuiensis according to the original publication. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 56, provided an account, photographs, and map for China. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 82, provided a brief account, photo, and map. Sparreboom, 2014, Salamanders Old World: 133, reviewed the biology, characteristics, distribution, reproduction, and conservation of the species. Fei and Ye, 2016, Amph. China, 1: 217–219, provided an account, photographs, and range map.  

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