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|Noun||1.||ambystomid - 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 talpoideum, mole salamander - brownish-black burrowing salamander of southeastern United States
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