- Ecological Characteristics :
This lungless amphibian breathes through its skin. It was first discovered in April 2003 in Jangtaesan Mountain, Daejeon. Since then, they were found to be living in Songnisan, Woraksan, Gayasan, and Naejangsan National Parks. It was the first salamander found in Asia that breathes through its skin. It’s a very important species in the aspects of biogeography.