Lungless salamanders
The Plethodontidae, or lungless salamanders, are a family of salamanders. Most species are native to the Western Hemisphere, from British Columbia to Brazil, although a few species are found in Sardin...
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Climbing salamander
Climbing salamanders is the common name for plethodontid (lungless) salamanders of the genus Aneides. As this name suggests, most of these species have prehensile tails and are as mobile up a tree as ...
Slender salamander
Slender salamander is the name often given to Plethodontid (lungless) salamanders of the genus Batrachoseps. They are distinguished from other lungless salamanders by their four toes on each foot. The...
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Bolitoglossa
Bolitoglossa is a genus of lungless salamanders, also called tropical climbing salamanders or web-footed salamanders, in the Plethodontidae family. Their range is Central and South America: Mexico, Co...
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Chiropterotriton
Chiropterotriton or Splayfoot Salamanders is a genus of salamander in the Plethodontidae family, endemic to Mexico.
This genus includes the following 12 species:
Cryptotriton
Cryptotriton or Hidden Salamanders is a genus of salamander in the Plethodontidae family, endemic to Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala. Most species in this genus are endangered or critically endangered ...
Dendrotriton
Dendrotriton or bromeliad salamanders is a genus of salamanders in the Plethodontidae family, endemic to South and Central America: from Southwestern Chiapas, Mexico, to Honduras. These are lungless s...
Desmognathus
Desmognathus is a genus of lungless salamanders known as dusky salamanders, ranging from Eastern USA to Southeastern Canada.
This genus includes the following 21 species:
Eurycea
Eurycea is a genus of salamanders, native to North America. These salamanders are commonly referred to as brook salamanders.
The genus Eurycea was first described by Constantine Samuel Rafinesque...
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Gyrinophilus
The spring salamanders are a genus, Gyrinophilus, of salamanders in the Plethodontidae family, endemic to the Appalachian Mountains of the eastern USA and Canada. Their habitat is under rocks in cold,...
Lineatriton
Lineatriton is a genus of salamander in the Plethodontidae family. It contains the following species:
Nototriton
Nototriton, commonly referred to as Moss Salamanders is a genus in the Plethodontidae family of salamanders, which is characterized by their absence of lungs; they instead achieve respiration through ...
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Oedipina
Oedipina is a genus of lungless salamanders, which is characterized by their absence of lungs; they instead achieve respiration through their skin and the tissues lining their mouth. Species of Oedipi...
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Woodland salamander
Woodland salamanders are lungless salamanders of the genus Plethodon. They are so named due to their woodlands habitat. They have no aquatic larval stage; eggs are laid underneath a stone or log, and ...
Pseudoeurycea
Pseudoeurycea is a genus of salamander in the Plethodontidae family. The members of this genus are commonly known as the false brook salamanders.It contains the following species:
Speleomantes
Speleomantes, the European cave salamanders, is a genus of salamanders in the family Plethodontidae, commonly known as the lungless salamanders. It is one of two genera in the family to inhabit the Ol...
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Thorius
Thorius, also known as minute salamanders or Mexican pigmy salamanders, is a genus of salamanders in the Plethodontidae family distributed from Western and Southern North America south to Brazil. The ...
Ixalotriton parva
Ixalotriton parva, the dwarf false brook salamander, is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae. It is endemic to a small mountainous area of Mexico where its natural habitat is subtropic...
Oedipina alleni
Oedipina alleni is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family.It is found in Costa Rica and Panama.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, plantations, rural ...
Nyctanolis pernix
Nyctanolis pernix, also commonly referred to as Long-limbed Salamander is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family, which is characterized by its absence of lungs; it instead achieve respi...
Thorius insperatus
Thorius insperatus is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family.It is endemic to Mexico.Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.It is threatened by habitat loss...
Nototriton brodiei
Nototriton brodiei is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family. It is also known as the Cerro Pozo de Agua Moss Salamander.It is found in Guatemala and possibly Honduras.Its natural habita...
Southern red-backed salamander
The southern red-backed salamander (Plethodon serratus) is a species of salamander native to the United States. It is found in four widely disjunct populations: one in central Louisiana; one in the Ou...
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