Salamanders

Mudpuppy

Mudpuppy

Profile The mudpuppy is a somewhat large salamander living in mid-eastern North America. Like the axolotl, this animal is neotenic,… read more

Axolotl

Axolotl

Update of the post on 9/28/2013 Profile The axolotl is a weird salamander living only in a small area in… read more

Palmate newt

Palmate newt

Profile Palmate newts are small amphibians living in western Europe. The word palmate is usually used when describing specific types… read more

Axolotl

Axolotl

The axolotl (ACK-suh-LAH-tuhl) is a salamander, which, unlike most, exhibits the trait of neoteny.  Because they are neotenous, axolotls keep… read more