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Definition of Amphiuma

Amphiuma
Amphiuma Am`phi*u"ma ([a^]m`f[i^]*[=u]"m[.a]), n. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of amphibians, inhabiting the Southern United States, having a serpentlike form, but with four minute limbs and two persistent gill openings; the Congo snake.

Meaning of Amphiuma from wikipedia

- Amphiuma is a genus of aquatic salamanders from the United States, the only extant genus within the family Amphiumidae /æmfɪˈjuːmɪdiː/. They are colloquially...
- The two-toed amphiuma (Amphiuma means) is a snake-like salamander found chiefly in the southeastern United States. It is commonly, but incorrectly, called...
- three-toed amphiuma, Amphiuma tridactylum, is a species of aquatic salamander native to the Southeastern United States. The three-toed amphiuma looks rather...
- The one-toed amphiuma (Amphiuma pholeter) is an aquatic, eel-like salamander native to the southeastern United States. It was unknown to science until...
- over the surface of the body. Some aquatic species, such as sirens and amphiumas, have reduced or absent hind limbs, giving them an eel-like appearance...
- Eastern narrow-mouthed toad Eastern newt Striped newt Lesser siren One-toed amphiuma Frosted flatwoods salamander Reticulated flatwoods salamander Marbled salamander...
- Belly Newt Spotted Paddle-Tail Newt Mole salamander Axolotl Siren Mudpuppy Amphiuma ****bender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) Giant salamander (Cryptobranchidae)...
- Ambystoma tigrinum LC Two-toed amphiuma Amphiuma means LC One-toed amphiuma Amphiuma pholeter NT Three-toed amphiuma Amphiuma tridactylum LC Idaho giant salamander...
- alligator, aquatic amphibians (such as ****bender, mudpuppy, three-toed amphiuma and lesser siren), and cambarid crayfish (such as the red swamp crayfish)...
- environmental hypercapnia in two aquatic salamanders, Siren lacertina and Amphiuma means". Respiration Physiology. 49 (2): 141–58. doi:10.1016/0034-5687(82)90070-6...
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