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Alabama waterdog

(Necturus alabamensis)

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Description

Necturus alabamensis is salamander from the family olevoids (Proteidae).The species was scientifically described for the first time by Paul Percy Viosca Jr.in 1937.Later the scientific name Necturus lödingi was used.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Amphibia
Order:Caudata
Family:Proteidae
Genus:Necturus
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