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Noun1.ambystomid - small to moderate-sized terrestrial or semiaquatic New World salamanderambystomid - small to moderate-sized terrestrial or semiaquatic New World salamander
salamander - any of various typically terrestrial amphibians that resemble lizards and that return to water only to breed
Ambystoma, genus Ambystoma - type genus of the Ambystomatidae
Ambystoma talpoideum, mole salamander - brownish-black burrowing salamander of southeastern United States
Ambystoma maculatum, spotted salamander - glossy black North American salamander with yellow spots
Ambystoma tigrinum, tiger salamander - widely distributed brown or black North American salamander with vertical yellowish blotches
Ambystoma mexicanum, axolotl, mud puppy - larval salamander of mountain lakes of Mexico that usually lives without metamorphosing
waterdog - any of several large aquatic salamanders
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It is also the earliest ambystomid to migrate to the breeding ponds with peak breeding activity in February and early March.
There are two endemic vertebrate species inhabiting the lake: the atherinid fish Poblana alchichica alchichica de Buen 1945 (Alvarez 1950) and the ambystomid salamander Ambystoma taylorii (Taylor 1943, Brandon et al.
A new ambystomid salamander adapted to brackish water.