Points to Remember:
- Scientists have discovered a new species of giant salamander, believed to be the world’s largest amphibian.
- Chinese giant salamanders were previously thought to be a single species until three genetic lineages were found.
- The newly-found species, Andrias sligoi, is thought to be the largest of all three after analysis of a 74-year-old specimen that once lived at the London Zoo.
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- What is the name of a newly-found giant salamander species, believed to be the world’s largest amphibian? Andrias sligoi