Pseudoeurycea jaguar Cázares-Hernández, Jimeno-Sevilla, Rovito, López Luna, and Canseco-Márquez, 2022

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Pseudoeurycea > Species: Pseudoeurycea jaguar

Pseudoeurycea jaguar Cázares-Hernández, Jimeno-Sevilla, Rovito, López Luna, and Canseco-Márquez, 2022, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 72: 940. Holotype: MZFC-HE 28694, by original designation. Type locality: "El Mirador, Texhuacan Municipality, Veracruz, Mexico (18°38′04.8″N, 97°03′35.0″W, 2,367 m elevation, WGS84 datum)". http://zoobank.org/4A693A70-A098-4E24-B02EB602B6B10321

English Names

Jaguar Salamander (original publication). 

Distribution

Endemic to the cloud forest of the Sierra de Zongolica, Veracruz, Mexico. 

Comment

Color pattern, life history, comparative morphology, genetic markers, and conservation status detailed in the original publication, where the species was assigned to the Pseudoeurycea juarezi group and likely the sister taxon of Pseudoeurycea ruficauda

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