Tylototriton podichthys Phimmachak, Aowphol, and Stuart, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Salamandridae > Subfamily: Pleurodelinae > Genus: Tylototriton > Species: Tylototriton podichthys

Tylototriton (Tylototriton) podichthys Phimmachak, Aowphol, and Stuart, 2015, Zootaxa, 4006: 301. Holotype: NCSM 77721, by original designation. Type locality: "Laos, Luang Phabang Province, Phoukhoun District, Nam Madao Village, 19º18’0.3”N 102º34’25.2”E, 1,189 m elev."

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Luang Phabang, Xieng Khouang, and Huaphanh Provinces, Laos, from 1189–1493 m elevation.  

Comment

Previously confused with Tylototriton shanjing and Tylototriton verrucosus, neither of which occurs in Laos with the naming of Tylototriton podichthysBernardes, Le, Nguyen, Pham, Pham, Nguyen, Rödder, Bonkowski, and Ziegler, 2020, ZooKeys, 935: 121–164, provided a range map. 

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