Nanhu Mountain

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Nanhu Mountain
南湖大山
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Highest point
Elevation3,742 m (12,277 ft)
Listing100 Peaks of Taiwan
Mountains in Taiwan
Coordinates24°21′42″N 121°26′22″E / 24.3618°N 121.4394°E / 24.3618; 121.4394Coordinates: 24°21′42″N 121°26′22″E / 24.3618°N 121.4394°E / 24.3618; 121.4394
Geography
Nanhu Mountain is located in Taiwan
Nanhu Mountain
Nanhu Mountain
The location of Nanhu Mountain
(Taroko National Park)
LocationHeping District, Taichung, Taiwan
Parent rangeCentral Mountain Range

Nanhu Mountain (Chinese: 南湖大山) is a mountain in Taroko National Park, Heping District, Taichung, Taiwan with an elevation of 3,742 m (12,277 ft). It is the 5th highest mountain in Taiwan.

Nanhu Salamander (Hynobius glacialis) is a rare salamander that was first described from this mountain.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Lai, June-Shiang; Lue, Kuang-Yang (2008). "Two new Hynobius (Caudata: Hynobiidae) salamanders from Taiwan". Herpetologica. 64 (1): 63–80. doi:10.2307/25209100 (inactive 2018-05-04). JSTOR 25209100.