Tylototriton sini Lyu, Wang, Zeng, Zhou, Qi, Wan, and Wang, 2021

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

Tylototriton sini Lyu, Wang, Zeng, Zhou, Qi, Wan, and Wang in Lyu, Wang, Zeng, Zhou, Qi, Wan, Li, and Wang, 2021, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 71: 702. Holotype: SYS a008354, by original designation. Type locality: "Mt Yunkai (22°16’32.90”N, 111°11’42.87”E; ca 1500 m a.s.l.), Xinyi, Guangdong, China". http://zoobank.org/36FE6B75-1F35-4E4C-A08C-8DAA077CAEBC 

English Names

Sin’s Knobby Newt (original publication). 

Distribution

Currently known only from Mount Yunkai and the neighboring Mount Ehuangzhang, both in the Yunkai Mountains of western Guangdong, China. 

Comment

The sister taxon of Tylototriton hainanensis, in the Tylototriton asperrimus group, and previously confused with Tylototriton asperrimus according to the original publication. 

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