Notes on the ecology and the reproduction of Hypselotriton orphicus (Risch, 1983) (Urodela, Salamandridae) in Fujian province, China

Notes on the ecology and the reproduction of Hypselotriton orphicus (Risch, 1983) (Urodela, Salamandridae) in Fujian province, China

Axel Hernandez urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:137C9D0C-F9BD-4030-88BD-DBA7F96D8C1F We report the observation of this scarce species in the Daiyun mountain, Fujian Province, southeastern China at 1240 m above sea level. Thirty-two adult specimens were found in irrigation canals for paddy fields and in one ephemeral pond very close to a subtropical perhumid evergreen broad-leaved forest. Only one adult female was found under a log in the forest, 200 m away from the studied area. The habitat is covered with various pieces of dense vegetation including...

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