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  • Spanish
    • Ajolote del altiplano
    • Salamandra tigre de meseta
  • Scientific Names
    • Ambystoma velasci
    • Ambystoma lacustris
  • English
    • Mexican Tiger Salamander
    • Plateau Tiger Salamander

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Mexican Tiger Salamander Ambystoma velasci

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April 3, 2015 01:27 PM CDT

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June 6, 2015 05:56 PM CDT

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Mexican Tiger Salamander Ambystoma velasci

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juancruzado

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October 3, 2014 10:16 AM CDT

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Mexican Tiger Salamander Ambystoma velasci

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May 29, 2013 03:09 PM CDT

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Mexican Tiger Salamander Ambystoma velasci

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eliphaleth

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November 9, 2014

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Mexican Tiger Salamander Ambystoma velasci

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April 3, 2009

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Mexican Tiger Salamander Ambystoma velasci

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nicolas_moreno_v

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July 1, 2008

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Mexican Tiger Salamander Ambystoma velasci

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juancruzado

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March 20, 2010

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Description from Wikipedia

The plateau tiger salamander or Mexican tiger salamander (Ambystoma velasci) is a species of mole salamander in the Ambystomatidae family. It is found in Mexico and possibly the United States. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, temperate grassland, subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland, rivers, freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, pastureland, and ponds. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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