Globally Critically endangered (CR) (Source: IUCN Red List)


All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Chiropterotriton mosaueri
  • English
    • Cave Splayfoot Salamander
  • Spanish
    • salamandra pie plano de caverna
    • Salamandra-pie plano de caverna

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Description from Wikipedia

The Cave Splayfoot Salamander (Chiropterotriton mosaueri) is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae. It is endemic to Mexico. Its natural habitat is caves. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Conservation Summary

  • Mexico
    Sujeta a protección especial (Pr) (Source: Norma Oficial 059)
Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.
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