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

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    • Echinotriton andersoni
  • English
    • Anderson’s Salamander
    • Anderson's Crocodile Newt

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Description from Wikipedia

Anderson's crocodile newt (Echinotriton andersoni) is a species of salamander in the Salamandridae family found in Japan, and, at least formerly, in Taiwan, where it is believed to be regionally extinct. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland, swamps, and freshwater marshes. 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.