Ambystoma mexicanum

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Related to Ambystoma mexicanum: Ambystoma tigrinum, Wooper looper
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Synonyms for Ambystoma mexicanum

larval salamander of mountain lakes of Mexico that usually lives without metamorphosing

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We tested the hypothesis that the laboratory model salamander Ambystoma mexicanum (= axolotl) would differentially accumulate cadmium during different concentrations.
We assayed metamorphic development, sexual maturation, and storage in the paedomorphic salamander Ambystoma mexicanum (axolotl) by manipulating larval growth rates and the initiation of metamorphosis (via treatment with the thyroid hormone, thyroxine [[T.
Currently the Amphibian Growth Project has been exploring the effects of the pesticide atrazine on the model salamander Ambystoma mexicanum, the Axolotl (Putta et al.