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Chinese Giant Salamander, (Andrias davidianus), Cryptobranchidae, highly endangered
Code Number:
AASV01P06_06
Title:
Chinese Giant Salamander, (Andrias davidianus), Cryptobranchidae, highly endangered
This is the largest salamander in the world, it can grow to a length of 180 cm (6 feet). It was native to rocky mountain streams and lakes in China, and is now a highly endangered species.

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Caudata
Family: Cryptobranchidae
Genus: Andrias
Species: Andrias davidianus
(Blanchard, 1871)
Keywords:
Chinese Giant Salamander, (Andrias davidianus), China, Asian, Asia, Caudata, Urodela, Amphibians, Amphibia, Vertebrates, Herpetiles, Herps, Aquatic, Animals, Animalia, Chordate, Chordata, scientific name, nature, Species, Herpetiles, Herps
Image by:
Wernher Krutein

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