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

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    • Paradactylodon gorganensis
    • Batrachuperus gorganensis

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Description from Wikipedia

The Gorgan salamander (Paradactylodon gorganensis) is a species of salamanders in the Hynobiidae family, endemic to Iran. Its natural habitats are freshwater springs, inland karsts, and caves. 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.