Lake Lerma salamander (Ambystoma lermaense)

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Lake Lerma salamander fact file

Lake Lerma salamander description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyAmbystomatidae
GenusAmbystoma (1)

Information on the Lake Lerma salamander (Ambystoma lermaense) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Lake Lerma salamander status

The Lake Lerma salamander is classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Lake Lerma salamander swimming  
Lake Lerma salamander swimming

© Gerardo Legorreta

Gerardo Legorreta
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas
Mexico
Tel: +01 (55) 56229195
glegob@yahoo.com.mx

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