Pseudoeurycea brunnata

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Pseudoeurycea brunnata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Caudata
Family: Plethodontidae
Genus: Pseudoeurycea
Species: P. brunnata
Binomial name
Pseudoeurycea brunnata
Bumzahem & Smith, 1955

Pseudoeurycea brunnata is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family. It is only found in a few disjunct populations in Guatemala and southern Mexico.[1] Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is considered a critically endangered species because population numbers have declined by more than 80% over the last 10 years.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Manuel Acevedo; David Wake; Carlos Vasquez; Sean Rovito (2004). "Pseudoeurycea brunnata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 25 March 2012.