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Batrachuperus tibetanus; Tibetan Brook Salamander   

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

ID: 0000 0000 0712 1765 (2012-07-26)

Copyright © 2012 Theodore Papenfuss

  • 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   More natural habitat of Batrachuperus tibetanus. Small stream in drainage ditch where salamanders were found flow into this stream.
  • From the collection of the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology   TP-MVZ 30732  
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  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Alpine Stream Salamander (AW ) Tibetan Brook Salamander (photographer)
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