Definition of Genus Ambystoma
1. Noun. Type genus of the Ambystomatidae.
Generic synonyms: Amphibian Genus
Group relationships: Ambystomatidae, Family Ambystomatidae
Member holonyms: Ambystomid, Ambystomid Salamander
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Ambystoma
Literary usage of Genus Ambystoma
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1. Principles of Animal Biology by Aaron Franklin Shull, George Roger Larue, Alexander Grant Ruthven (1920)
"In certain other salamanders, those of the genus Ambystoma, the male deposits the spermatozoa in a naked, nearly spherical mass resting on a gelatinous ..."
2. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington (1908)
"BATRACHIANS. Monroe County has a rich batrachian fauna. The genus Ambystoma is especially well represented, all of the species* ..."