Definition of Rhyacotriton
1. Noun. Olympic salamanders.
Generic synonyms: Amphibian Genus
Group relationships: Dicamptodontidae, Family Dicamptodontidae
Member holonyms: Olympic Salamander, Rhyacotriton Olympicus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhyacotriton
Literary usage of Rhyacotriton
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the New England Zoölogical Club by New England zoological club, Cambridge (1921)
"(Bull. Geol. Soc. Amer., 28, pp. 973-986, 1917.) All figures are of an adult female of rhyacotriton olympicus ..."
2. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1921)
"PLATE II Lateral aspect of anterior portion of the cranium ; cartilaginous elements omitted . Fig. 1. rhyacotriton ..."