Hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis)

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyCryptobranchidae
GenusCryptobranchus (1)

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the hellbender is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org