Definition of Ambystomid
1. Noun. Small to moderate-sized terrestrial or semiaquatic New World salamander.
Generic synonyms: Salamander
Group relationships: Ambystoma, Genus Ambystoma
Specialized synonyms: Ambystoma Talpoideum, Mole Salamander, Ambystoma Maculatum, Spotted Salamander, Ambystoma Tigrinum, Tiger Salamander, Ambystoma Mexicanum, Axolotl, Mud Puppy, Waterdog
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ambystomid
Literary usage of Ambystomid
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1. College zoology by Robert William Hegner (1918)
"431), the European crested newt. The male is conspicuously colored and develops a high serrated crest during the breeding season. Family ambystomid.«. ..."