Taxon profile


Oriental Fire-bellied Newt
Hypselotriton orientalis (David, 1873)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Salamandroidea »  family Salamandridae - salamanders »  genus Hypselotriton

Scientific synonyms

Cynops orientalis (David, 1873)
Diemictylus orientalis (David, 1873)
Triton orientalis David, 1873
Triton pyrrhogaster orientalis David, 1873
Triturus orientalis (David, 1873)

Other names

= Dwarf Fire-bellied Newt

Least Concern


CZ   NL  

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Hypselotriton orientalis orientalis (David, 1873)
subspecies Hypselotriton orientalis qianshan (Fei, Ye & Jiang, 2012)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [59442]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Hypselotriton orientalis (David, 1873)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Hypselotriton orientalis (David, 1873)]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Cynops orientalis (David, 1871)]

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