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Batrachuperus tibetanus
Batrachuperus tibetanus
Tibetan Brook Salamander
Photographer: Theodore Papenfuss
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 0000 0000 0712 1763 (2012-07-26)

Copyright © 2012 Theodore Papenfuss

 
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  • date of photo  Jul 12, 2012
  • date collected  Jul 12, 2012
  • location   Elevation 2238 Meters, 34.1552°N, 107.0195°E, Qinling Mountains, Shaanxi Province, People's Republic of China (Shaanxi Province, China)
  • family Hynobiidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Completely aquatic, found under stones in clear shallow streams
  • notes   Specimen and liver tissue at MVZ. An addition four specimens were collected. They are deposited with tissues at the Kunming Institute of Zoology, Kunman, Yunnan, People's Republic of China. All specimens were found under stones in a ditch next to a dirt road. Shallow water (less than 10 centimeters deep) flowed in the ditch and drained into a larger stream. See additional habitat photos.
  • From the collection of the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology   TP-MVZ 30732  
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  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS ANIMAL
  • common names   Alpine Stream Salamander (AW ) Tibetan Brook Salamander (photographer)
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