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Crocodile Newts: The Genera Echinotriton and Tylototriton

Flora / FaunaNew

Series: Frankfurt Contributions to Natural History Volume: 62

By: Axel Hernandez (Author), Liang Fei (Preface By)

415 pages, 607 colour photos, 28 colour distribution maps

Edition Chimaira

Hardback | Oct 2016 | #233155 | ISBN-13: 9783899735215
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NHBS Price: £69.99 $88/€83 approx

About this book

This monograph presens the crocodile newts, a group of primitive salamanders, of Asia, covering the genera Echinotriton and Tylototriton. It features information about biology and systematics, but also about husbandry of these amphibians.


Contents

- Preface by Liang Fei
- Acknowledgements
- Travel notes from southern Asia
- The Primitive Salamandridae of Asia
- Mass extinction of salamanders around the world
- Systematics
- including a Phylogeny of the primitive Salamandridae of Asia
- Keeping crocodile newts
- Echinotriton maxiquadratus
- Echinotriton chinhaiensis
- Echinotriton andersoni
- Tylototriton verrucosus
- Tylototriton shanjing
- Tylototriton pulcherrimus
- Tylototriton anguliceps
- Tylototriton podichthys
- Tylototriton uyenoi
- Tylototriton yangi
- Tylototriton shanorum
- Tylototriton himalayanus
- Tylototriton kweichowensis
- Tylototriton taliangensis
- Tylototriton pseudoverrucosus
- Supraspecies asperrimus
- Tylototriton asperrimus
- Tylototriton hainanensis
- Tylototriton notialis
- Tylototriton ziegleri
- Supraspecies wenxianensis
- Tylototriton wenxianensis
- Tylototriton dabienicus
- Tylototriton broadoridgus
- Tylototriton lizhengchangi
- Tylototriton liuyangensis
- Tylototriton vietnamensis
- Tylototriton panhai


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