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and I stay at this group :D Good idea Joost.

I have;
C.P.Sasayama 2.2.0.
C.P. Kanto 2.2.30 (larvae ,eggs) +,

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Well, since i absolutely love this species...why not? xD

I only keep:
-4.2.X Cynops pyrrhogaster sasayamae (where the "x" means undetermined number of larvae and eggs xD)

I really hope to explore with other subspecies in the future....they are all fascinating.
 

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Did all of you get your newts as a specified form/race? Or work it out yourselves?
 

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I try to collect animals with locality data as much as possible. Besides that I rather speak about a location (for example a Prefecture) than the so called races. Offcourse a lot of types look very much the same, but in a Prefecture it can be very different also.
 

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Here the forms I keep:

C. pyrrhogaster pyrrhogaster (unknown collecting locality): part of the so called 'Hiroshima race'

C. pyrrhogaster (Kanagawa prefecture): part of the so called (South) 'Kanto' race

C. pyrrhogaster (Mie prefecture): part of the so called 'Intermediate' race

C. pyrrhogaster (Kagawa prefecture): part of the so called 'Hiroshima race

C. prrhogaster sasayamae (unknown collecting locality)
 

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Joost, it would be great to see photos of these different forms for comparison.
 

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Well, a lot of forms do look a like, so if the locality data isn't known, it's hard to say. Japan has 47 prefectures, and just 2 or 3 prefectures have no pyrrhogasters. Determine by photo's isn't reliable for a lot of forms. But adding some pics is no problem at all.
 

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Oh, i'm amazed how similar to orientalis they can be!
 

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Photos of my JFBN

Kanto;







Sasayama;

 

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Beautiful pics, I would love to see them also in the social group, along with others.

I also hope for more members, there are now 8 of us. I'm curious how many different pyrrhogasters are in the hobby, so please join!
 
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