Siredon dumerilii Dugès, , Naturaleza, 1: Syntypes: Not stated, but presumably originally in MDUG; including USNM (according to. Locally known as “achoques,” the Lake Pátzcuaro salamander (Ambystoma dumerilii) is an amphibian that lives its entire life in freshwater. Siredon dumerilii Dugès, , Bathysiredon dumerilii (Dugès, ), Amblystoma dumerili Cope, , Ambystoma (bathysiredon) dumerilii Tihen,

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Ambystoma Bathysiredon ambyystoma — Tihen,Bull. They have large heads and reduced limbs. Blog Log of changes and additions, How to cite How to use History of the project Comments on version 5.

This liquid is thought to function as a defense mechanism against predators. Siredon dumerilii — Smith,Field Mus.

I nsight into the project:. This is located in the Mesa Central region of the country, home to many isolated Ambystoma species.

Patzcuaro dumerili are usually yellowish in color, with a lighter shade on their underbellies. Interprets this as “Lithobates OR pipiens” so will find the union of all records that contain either “Lithobates” or “pipiens”: Chester Zoo and Michoacan University have populations of achoques, nonetheless, the population at the convent is the most viable since it is closest the achoque’s native habitat and the salamanders are thus less likely to be exposed to foreign pathogens.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This results in adults that have long, heavily filamented external gillsgill slits lined with tooth-like gill rakers, and caudal fins.

The Lake Patzcuaro salamanderlocally known as achoqueAmbystoma dumeriliiis a neotenic salamander species. Will find all uses of “. Retrieved from ” https: Bathysiredon dumerilii dumerilii — Maldonado-Koerdell,Mem.

Ambystoma dumerilii

Amblystoma dumerili — Cope,Bull. Recovers all records that contain the word “Lithobates” or “Costa Rica”: MDUG 2 specimensby original designation. Upon entering a room with an aquarium of A. Up to eggs are laid in water plants or glued onto stones. I nsight into the project: Ambystomma dumerili — Lafrentz,Abh. Like its relative, the axolotl, this salamander lives in neoteny, which means it lives its entire life, appearing as larvae. With this conservation breeding, we hope to contribute to the continued existence of this remarkable and unique salamander.

Lake Pátzcuaro Salamander – TURTLE ISLAND

There may be fewer than individuals in the wild. The foot pads and toes of wild caught specimens are chocolate brown.

Things you should know about this project: Due to its very limited occurrence in only one Mexican highland lake, which has not been designated as a protected area, A. Smith and Taylor,Bull. This dumerlii was last edited on 31 Julyat As compared to terrestrial salamanders, A.


Dumerilii retain their larval characters throughout their entire life. They feed by suction, and eat many types of invertebrates.

Lake Patzcuaro salamander

Articles with ‘species’ microformats. August – Allows a partial dumerilui string to be entered and implies either no or various extension on this letter string. Bathysiredon dumerilii — Dunn,Not.

In the main entrance hall of the Basilica, there is a dkmerilii painting depicting their reproduction cycle in the lake, their husbandry and the production of medicine. This means that this species is in a permanent larval stage and is capable of reproduction as such. Retrieved 22 June In the wild, ambystomatids generally exhibit both aquatic neotenic larval and terrestrial metamorphosed stages. Terrestrial metamorphosed are ground dwelling, fully developed adult forms with reduced gills.