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Andrias  Tschudi, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 202084

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Proteocordylus Eichwald, 1831
    Megalobatrachus Tschudi, 1837
    Sieboldia Gray, 1838
    Sieboldtia Gray, 1838
    Hydrosalamandra Leuckart, 1840
    Tritogenius Gistel, 1848
    Tritomegas Duméril, Bibron and Duméril, 1854
    Megalobranchus Tschudi, 1837
    Sieboldiana Gray, 1838
    Plicagnathus Cook, 1917
  Common Name(s): giant salamanders [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderCaudata  – salamandres, salamandra, Salamanders  
                            FamilyCryptobranchidae Fitzinger, 1826 – Giant Salamanders, Hellbenders  
                               GenusAndrias Tschudi, 1837 – giant salamanders  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Andrias davidianus (Blanchard, 1871) – Chinese Giant Salamander 
                                  Species Andrias japonicus (Temminck, 1836) – Japanese Giant Salamander 

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  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference v6, database (version 6.0)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2019. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6 (12 September, 2019). Electronic Database accessible at American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Andrias   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Andrias   
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