giant salamander

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Noun1.Giant salamander - large (up to more than three feet) edible salamander of Asiagiant salamander - large (up to more than three feet) edible salamander of Asia
salamander - any of various typically terrestrial amphibians that resemble lizards and that return to water only to breed
genus Megalobatrachus, Megalobatrachus - giant salamanders; in some classifications included in the genus Cryptobranchus
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Clearcut logging restricts the movements of terrestrial Pacific Giant Salamanders (Dicamptodon tenebrosus Good).
Observations of Juga in the diet of larval Pacific giant salamanders (Dicamptodon tenebrosus).
While at Rhodes College, Baker maintained an impressive collection of giant salamanders and gonadal preps that are currently used in comparative anatomy courses (Alan Jaslow, pers.
Because of habitat loss, pollution, and overharvesting, the population of wild Chinese giant salamanders has dropped sharply (2,3).
Giant salamanders, a much-prized delicacy despite being under threat of extinction, were an astonishing sight as were the cave-dwelling monkeys who begin life with fur as ginger as Chris Evans.
Furthermore, rare animals like leopards, pangolins, and giant salamanders make habitat in this section of Wulingyuan.