Taxon profile


Ambystoma mexicanum (Shaw & Nodder, 1798)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Ambystomatoidea »  family Ambystomatidae »  genus Ambystoma

Scientific synonyms

Gyrinus mexicanus Shaw & Nodder, 1798
Triton mexicanus Oppel, 1811
Amblystoma mexicanum
Siredon axolotl Wagler, 1830
Ambystoma edule
Axolotes guttata Owen, 1844
Siren pisciformis Shaw, 1802
Axolotus pisciformis Cuvier, 1831
Axolotl pisciformis Guérin-Méneville, 1838
Amblystoma weismanni Wiedersheim, 1879

Critically Endangered


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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [1095]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Ambystoma mexicanum (Shaw & Nodder, 1798)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Ambystoma mexicanum (Shaw and Nodder, 1798)]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
DE Zootier-Lexikon [489:axolotl-querzahnmolche]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 26 November 2018
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Ambystoma mexicanum (Shaw, 1789)]

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