Taxon profile


North African Fire Salamander
Salamandra algira Bedriaga, 1883

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

IUCN category:Vulnerable


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Salamandra algira algira Bedriaga, 1883
subspecies Salamandra algira spelea Escoriza & Del Mar Comas, 2007
subspecies Salamandra algira splendens Beukema, de Pous, Donaire-Barroso, Bogaerts, Garcia-Porta, Escoriza, Arribas, El Mouden & Carranza, 2013 - Rif Fire Salamander

Salamandra algira splendens - Rif Fire Salamander

subspecies Salamandra algira tingitana Barroso & Bogaerts, 2003 - Jabal Mousa Fire Salamander

Salamandra algira tingitana - Jabal Mousa Fire Salamander

Links and literature

EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Salamandra algira Bedriaga, 1883]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [59464]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Salamandra algira Bedriaga, 1883]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Salamandra algira Bedriaga, 1883]

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