Globally Endangered (EN) (Source: IUCN Red List)


All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Nyctanolis pernix
  • Spanish
    • salamandra ágil de patas largas
    • Salamandra-patas largas ágil
  • English
    • Nimble long-limbed salamander

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Description from Wikipedia

Nyctanolis pernix, also commonly referred to as Long-limbed Salamander is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family, which is characterized by its absence of lungs; it instead achieve respiration through its skin and the tissues lining the mouth. It is monotypic within the genus Nyctanolis. It is found in Guatemala and Mexico. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.
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