Menobranchus
menobranch men"o*branch, Menobranchus Men`o*bran"chus, n. [NL. menobranchus, fr. Gr. ? to remain + ? a gill.] (Zo["o]l.) A large aquatic American salamander of the genus {Necturus}, having permanent external gills. [1913 Webster]

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