Chiropterotriton

Chiropterotriton magnipes, from Darda & Wake (2015).

Belongs within: Plethodontidae.

Chiropterotriton, splayfoot salamanders, is a genus of lungless salamanders found in Mexico whose members have a delicate habitus and partially webbed feet.

<==Chiropterotriton Taylor 1944FG06
| i. s.: C. mosaueriS86
|--+--C. dimidiatusPW11
| `--+--C. lavaePW11
| `--C. orculusPW11
`--+--C. arboreusPW11
`--+--+--C. cracensPW11
| `--C. multidentatusPW11
`--+--C. magnipesPW11
`--+--C. priscusPW11
`--+--C. chondrostegaPW11
`--C. terrestrisPW11

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[FG06] Frost, D. R., T. Grant, J. Faivovich, R. H. Bain, A. Haas, C. F. B. Haddad, R. O. de Sá, A. Channing, M. Wilkinson, S. C. Donnellan, C. J. Raxworthy, J. A. Campbell, B. L. Blotto, P. Moler, R. C. Drewes, R. A. Nussbaum, J. D. Lynch, D. M. Green & W. C. Wheeler. 2006. The amphibian tree of life. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 297: 1–370.

[PW11] Pyron, R. A., & J. J. Wiens. 2011. A large-scale phylogeny of Amphibia including over 2800 species, and a revised classification of extant frogs, salamanders, and caecilians. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61: 543–583.

[S86] Sweet, S. S. 1986. Caudata. In: Botosaneanu, L. (ed.) Stygofauna Mundi: A Faunistic, Distributional, and Ecological Synthesis of the World Fauna inhabiting Subterranean Waters (including the Marine Interstitial) pp. 734–740. E. J. Brill/Dr W. Backhuys: Leiden.

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