Calotriton arnoldi Carranza and Amat, 2005

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Salamandridae > Subfamily: Pleurodelinae > Genus: Calotriton > Species: Calotriton arnoldi

Calotriton arnoldi Carranza and Amat, 2005, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 145: 573. Holotype: MZBE 8s-8784, by original designation. Type locality: "Fogars del Monclús, Montseny", northeastern Spain.

English Names

Montseny Brook Newt (original publication).


Endemic to El Montseny mountain massif situated in northeastern Spain, in seven mountain streams, all within the boundaries of El Montseny Natural Park, between 700 and 1200m m elevation


Rivera, Escoriza, Maluquer-Margalef, Arribas, and Carranza, 2011, Amf. Rept. Catalunya: 46-49, provided a brief account. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 146, provided a brief account, photo, and map. Speybroeck, Beukema, Bok, and Van Der Voort, 2016, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Brit. Eur.: 78–79, provided a brief account and distribution map.  


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