Alpine stream salamander

The Alpine stream salamander is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

The Alpine Stream Salamander (Batrachuperus tibetanus) is a species of salamander in the Hynobiidae family. It is endemic to China. Its natural habitats are rivers and freshwater springs. It is threatened by habitat loss. More

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Original source: Animal Diversity Web
Author: Liu Lei
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Order : Caudata
Family : Hynobiidae
Genus : Batrachuperus
Species : tibetanus
Authority : Schmidt, 1925