Tylototriton ngarsuensis Grismer, Wood, Quah, Thura, Espinoza, Grismer, Murdoch, and Lin, 2018

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

Tylototriton ngarsuensis Grismer, Wood, Quah, Thura, Espinoza, Grismer, Murdoch, and Lin, 2018, Zootaxa, 4500: 562. Holotype: LSUHC 13762, by original designation. Type locality: "Baw Hto Chang in Ngar Su Village, Ywangan Township, Taunggyi District, Shan State, Myanmar (21.15364° N, 96.43660°E WGS84) at 1212 m in elevation." http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3518D551-CA4B-43A4-B6D3-8A159E2398E1

English Names

Ywangan Crocodile Newt (original publication). 

Distribution

Vicinity of the type locality (Baw Hto Chang in Ngar Su Village, Ywnagan Township, Taunggyi District, Shan State, Myanmar). 

Comment

The sister taxon of nearby Tylototriton shanorum according to the original publication. 

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