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Bolitoglossa magnifica  Hanken, Wake and Savage, 2005
Taxonomic Serial No.: 685561

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Magnificent Web-Footed Salamander [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderCaudata  – salamandres, salamandra, Salamanders  
                            FamilyPlethodontidae Gray, 1850 – Lungless Salamanders  
                               SubfamilyHemidactyliinae Hallowell, 1856  
                                  GenusBolitoglossa Duméril, Bibron and Duméril, 1854 – tropical lungless salamanders  
                                     SpeciesBolitoglossa magnifica Hanken, Wake and Savage, 2005 – Magnificent Web-Footed Salamander  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Bolitoglossa magnifica   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hanken, James, David B. Wake, and Jay M. Savage   
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Solution to the Large Black Salamander Problem (Genus Bolitoglossa) in Costa Rica and Panamá   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Copeia, vol. 2005, no. 2   
  Page(s): 227-245   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0045-8511   
  Reference for: original description, Magnificent Web-Footed Salamander [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  






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