Newly Described Salamander Species Nearly Extinct

Newly Described Salamander Species Nearly Extinct

The six-feet-long Chinese giant salamander, the world’s largest amphibian, has fallen victim to faulty conservation measures and poaching. Research from two studies, published today (May 21) in Current Biology, have found that the salamander is five or more distinct species, all headed to extinction.

https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/newly-described-salamander-species-nearly-extinct-64415
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