Taxon profile


Necturus Rafinesque, 1819

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Proteoidea »  family Proteidae - blind salamanders

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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Necturus alabamensis Viosca, 1937 - Alabama Waterdog
species Necturus beyeri Viosca, 1937 - Gulf Coast Waterdog

Necturus beyeri - Gulf Coast Waterdog

species Necturus krausei Naylor, 1978
species Necturus lewisi Brimley, 1924 - Neuse River Waterdog
species Necturus maculosus (Rafinesque, 1818) - Mudpuppy

Necturus maculosus - Mudpuppy

species Necturus punctatus (Gibbes, 1850) - Dwarf Waterdog

Links and literature

EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Necturus Rafinesque, 1819]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011

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extinct taxon