Cryptobranchus alleganiensis

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Noun1.Cryptobranchus alleganiensis - large salamander of North American rivers and streamsCryptobranchus alleganiensis - large salamander of North American rivers and streams
salamander - any of various typically terrestrial amphibians that resemble lizards and that return to water only to breed
Cryptobranchus, genus Cryptobranchus - type genus of the Cryptobranchidae
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The creature's actual length is comparable to that of the Hellbender or the Cryptobranchus alleganiensis, the largest salamander in entire North America.
The Use of Environmental DNA and Occupancy Modeling to Evaluate the Distribution of the Eastern Hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) in Tennessee, U.S.A.
Analysis and comparison of three capture methods for the eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis).
Prevalence of infection by Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and ranavirus in eastern hellbenders (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) in eastern Tennessee.
As America's largest aquatic salamander, the eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) is a sight to behold; they are dark in color, with flattened bodies and long rudder-like tails.
The distribution of the eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) is fairly broad, including central Missouri and extending to the southeastern United States, while the Ozark subspecies (C.