Taxon profile


Western Tiger Salamander
Ambystoma mavortium (Baird, 1850)

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

Scientific synonyms

Amblystoma mavortium (Baird, 1850)
Amblystoma prosperpine Baird, 1859
Amblystoma trisruptum Cope, 1868
Ambystoma mavortia Baird, 1850
Ambystoma nebulosum Hallowell, 1853
Ambystoma tigrinum proserpine Baird & Girard, 1852

Other names

= Barred Tiger Salamander

Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Ambystoma mavortium Baird, 1850]
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 mavortium Baird, 1850]

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