This ominous term refers to the novel chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans (hereafter Bsal) which species name (salamandrivorans) roughly translates to just that: the Eater of Salamanders. This chytrid fungus seems to only infect salamanders and not frogs or caecilians. Leer más.
A new species of the genus Tylototriton is described from eastern Himalaya based on molecular and morphological comparisons. Leer más.