Tylototriton vietnamensis Böhme, Schöttler, Nguyen, and Köhler, 2005
Tylototriton vietnamensis Böhme, Schöttler, Nguyen, and Köhler, 2005, Salamandra, 41: 215. Holotype: ZFMK 80637, by original designation. Type locality: "vicinity of Dong Vanh Village, Luc Son Commune, Luc Nam District, Bac Giang Province, northern Vietnam (21° 12´ N, 106° 40´ E, approximately 250-300 m a.s.l.)".
Tylototriton (Yaotriton) vietnamensis — Dubois and Raffaëlli, 2009, Alytes, 26: 68.
Yaotriton vietnamensis — Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 87; by implication.
Northern and north-central Vietnam in Phu Tho province; presumably in adjacent Yunnan, China.
See comments under Tylototriton and Tylototriton asperrimus. Raffaëlli, 2007, Les Urodèles du Monde: 148-149, provided a brief account, figure, and map. Nguyen, Nguyen, Hồ, Lê, and Nguyen, 2009, Tạp chí Công nghệ Sinh học, 7: 325-333, discussed the species and its distinctiveness from Tylototriton hainanensis. Stuart, Phimmachak, Sivongxay, and Robichaud, 2010, Zootaxa, 2650: 30, suggested that nominal Tylototriton vietnamensis may include more than one species (Tylototriton zieglieri being one of the recent segregates—DRF). Bernardes, Rödder, Nguyen, Pham, Nguyen, and Ziegler, 2013, J. Nat. Hist., London, 47: 1161–1175, discussed habitat and potential distribution.
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