Salamandridae Salamandra atra Salamandra corsica
Salamandra aurorae Trevisan, 1982
Alpine Yellow Salamander

Regarded by most authors as a subspecies of Alpine Salamander, Salamandra atra Laurenti, 1768

S. aurorae (© Paolo Mazzei)

Adult (male)

S. aurorae (© Paolo Mazzei)

Adult (female)


Type locality: near Asiago (Vicenza) north of state road No. 349 (Val d'Assa), at heights from 1400 to 1600 m between Val Rotta and Val Remaloch, north-eastern Italy