Expedition Nangaritza, Species Found: Salamander

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Uploaded on June 26, 2009 by ConservationDotOrg

This fascinating looking salamander is from the genus Bolitoglossa and is potentially new to science. It was discovered on a RAP survey in the Nangaritza region of southeastern Ecuador. Salamanders of this genus are rare, nocturnal amphibians and those found in Ecuador will mostly inhabit forests below 1000 m (3280 ft).

Learn more about the expedition, including species profiles, photos, and more video at: http://www.conservation.org/Nangaritza

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