Taxon profile


Spotted Salamander
Ambystoma maculatum (Shaw, 1802)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ambistoma punctatum
Amblystoma maculatum
Amblystoma punctatum Cope, 1868
Ambystoma carolina Wood, 1863
Ambystoma carolinae Gray, 1850
Ambystoma proserpine
Ambystoma punctatum
Ambystoma subviolaceum (Barton, 1804)
Ambystoma tigrinum slateri
Ambystome argus Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854

Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [59064]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Ambystoma maculatum (Shaw, 1802)]
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 maculatum (Shaw, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Ambystoma maculatum (Shaw, 1802)]

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