spotted salamander
noun Date: 1922 a common salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) of eastern North America with glossy black skin spotted with yellow or orange on the back

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  • spotted salamander — noun 1. glossy black North American salamander with yellow spots • Syn: ↑Ambystoma maculatum • Hypernyms: ↑ambystomid, ↑ambystomid salamander 2. European salamander having dark skin with usually yellow spots • Syn: ↑fire salamand …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Spotted-tail Salamander — Taxobox name = Spotted tail Salamander status = EN regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Amphibia ordo = Caudata familia = Plethodontidae genus = Eurycea species = E. lucifuga binomial = Eurycea lucifuga binomial authority = synonyms =The …   Wikipedia

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