Hynobius katoi Matsui, Kokuryo, Misawa, and Nishikawa, 2004

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

Hynobius katoi Matsui, Kokuryo, Misawa, and Nishikawa, 2004, Zool. Sci., Tokyo, 21: 662. Holotype: KUHE 17946, by original designation. Type locality: "Mt. Takane-San (138° 11′ E, 34° 58′ N, alt. 750 m) in Fujieda-shi, Shizuoka Prefecture", Japan.

Hynobius (Hynobius) katoiDubois and Raffaëlli, 2012, Alytes, 28: 77-161.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Mountains of Shizuoka and Nagano Prefectures, central Honshu, Japan.

Comment

In the Hynobius naevius group according to the original publication. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 72, provided a brief account, photo, and map.

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