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    • Ambystoma mavortium
    • Ambystoma mavortia
    • Ambystoma mavortium mavortium
    • Ambystoma nebulosum
    • Ambystoma tigrinum diaboli
    • Ambystoma tigrinum mavortium
    • Ambystoma tigrinum melanostictum
    • Ambystoma tigrinum nebulosum
    • Ambystoma tigrinum stebbinsi
    • Siredon lichenoides melanostictum
  • English
    • Western Tiger Salamander
    • Barred Tiger Salamander
    • Arizona Tiger Salamander
    • Blotched Tiger Salamander
    • Sonoran Tiger Salamander
    • Gray Tiger Salamander
    • Gray Barred Tiger Salamander
    • Sonora Tiger Salamander
  • Spanish
    • ajolote tigre rayado
    • salamandra tigre

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Barred tiger salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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ashleytubbs

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May 30, 2014 05:37 PM CDT

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Barred tiger salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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johnwilliams

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August 16, 2011

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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skiman1016

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September 3, 2014 12:03 PM EDT

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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toby

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August 22, 2014 10:42 PM CDT

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Barred Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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treeder86

Date

July 14, 2013

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Found during night driving Highway 60 after a thunderstorm with heavy rainfall.

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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connor22

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June 26, 2014 11:29 AM CDT

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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garrettt331

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May 22, 2014 12:11 PM CDT

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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mjryan

Date

April 23, 2014

Description

Under a burned log at boundary of a meadow and Ponderosa Pina stand, 15 meters from Alexander Cienaga, Gila Wilderness.

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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mjryan

Date

April 23, 2014

Description

Saw 18 at Indian Tank, 5 days after a light rain. First time observed salamanders at this site in 2014. This was the 7th visit to site since 8 March 2014.

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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steviekgold

Date

April 23, 2014 06:43 PM PDT

Description

Caught and released in a seine in Nightpipe perennial pond. Four others of similar size were caught and also released. Many smaller, still metamorphing larvae were found too.

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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jnstuart

Date

September 23, 2008

Description

Found under an object following rains at NM Department of Game & Fish headquarters, west of Santa Fe, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico, USA.

Used to be called A. tigrinum mavortium, now considered a full species (A. mavortium).

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Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

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connor22

Date

March 29, 2014 12:45 PM CDT

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3 neotenes found in windmill fed pond

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Description from Wikipedia

The barred tiger salamander or western tiger salamander (Ambystoma mavortium) is a species of mole salamander found from southwestern Canada in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba, south through the western United States to Texas and northern Mexico.

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Conservation Summary

Source: Draft IUCN/SSC, 2013.1