Scientific Name
Bradytriton silus
Author
Wake and Elias, 1983:4
Synonym/s
Common Name/s
Finca Chiblac salamander
Locality
eastern slopes of the Sierra de los Cuchumatanes, extreme north-western Guatemala
Last Record
1976 (July 1977?)
Rediscovered in
2009
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/59220/0]Critically Endangered[/url]
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/13219/bradytriton-silus
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Wake, D.B. and Elias, P. (1983). New genera and a new species of Central American salamanders, with a review of the tropical genera (Amphibia, Caudata, Plethodontidae). Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County - Contributions in Science 345: 1-19.

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Manuel Acevedo, David Wake, Paul Elias, Sean Rovito, Carlos Vasquez, Ted Papenfuss, Paul Elias. (2004). Bradytriton silus. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 12 February 2013.

Elias, P. (1984). Salamanders of the northwestern highlands of Guatemala. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County - Contributions in Science 348: 1-20.

Papenfuss, Theodore J. et al. (2010). [url=https://www.amphibians.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Froglog93.pdf]Rediscovery of the Endangered and Critically Endangered endemic Guatemalan salamanders[/url]. FrogLog 93: 1-4.

https://www.rainforesttrust.org/news/salamanders-lost-salamanders-found-salamanders-saved/
Acknowledgements