Thorius hankeni Campbell, Brodie, Flores-Villela, and Smith, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Thorius > Species: Thorius hankeni

Thorius hankeni Campbell, Brodie, Flores-Villela, and Smith, 2014, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 9: 47. Holotype: UTA A-62252, by original designation. Type locality: "along the Carretera La Ola to San Antonio Texas, 2693 m, 17.72205 N, 100.83468 W, Sierra Madre del Sur, Guerrero, Mexico". ZooBank:

English Names

Hanken's Minute Salamander (original publication). 


Known only from the type locality near the crest of the Sierra Madre del Sur that separates Pacific drainages from the Río Balsas drainage, in high, mesic pine-oak forest at 2693 m.

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