Hynobius sematonotos Tominaga, Matsui, and Nishikawa, 2019

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

Hynobius sematonotos Tominaga, Matsui, and Nishikawa, 2019, Zootaxa, 4550: 530. Holotype: KUHE 30218, by original designation. Type locality: "Nojiyama, Higashi-hiroshima-shi (formerly Fukutomi-cho), Hiroshima Prefecture (34°30’31”N, 132°43’06”E, alt. 722 m)". zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C975131D-9252-4099-9469-7C0D488969A2

 

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Mountain regions from Okayama Prefecture to Yamaguchi Prefecture, Chugoku district, Honshu, western Japan.  

Comment

Confused with Hynobius naevius prior to its naming according to the original publication. 

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