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Ambystoma mavortium
(barred tiger salamander)

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Ambystoma mavortium (barred tiger salamander)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 02 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Ambystoma mavortium
  • Preferred Common Name
  • barred tiger salamander
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Amphibia
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Ambystoma mavortium Baird, 1850

Preferred Common Name

  • barred tiger salamander

Other Scientific Names

  • Ambystoma tigrinum mavortium Baird, 1850

International Common Names

  • English: Arizona tiger salamander; blotched tiger salamander; grey barred tiger salamander; Sonora tiger salamander

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Amphibia
  •                     Order: Caudata
  •                         Family: Ambystomatidae
  •                             Genus: Ambystoma
  •                                 Species: Ambystoma mavortium

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

North America

Canada
-AlbertaPresentNatureServe, 2017
-British ColumbiaPresentNatureServe, 2017
-ManitobaPresentNatureServe, 2017
-SaskatchewanPresentNatureServe, 2017
USA
-ArizonaPresentNatureServe, 2017
-CaliforniaPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-ColoradoPresentNatureServe, 2017
-IdahoPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-KansasPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-MinnesotaPresentNatureServe, 2017
-MontanaPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-NebraskaPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-NevadaPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-New MexicoPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-North DakotaPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-OklahomaPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-OregonPresentNatureServe, 2017
-South DakotaPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-TexasPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-UtahPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-WashingtonPresentAmphibiaWeb, 2002
-WyomingPresentNatureServe, 2017

Threatened Species

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Threatened SpeciesConservation StatusWhere ThreatenedMechanismReferencesNotes
Ambystoma californiense (California tiger salamander)VU (IUCN red list: Vulnerable) VU (IUCN red list: Vulnerable); USA ESA listing as endangered species USA ESA listing as endangered speciesCaliforniaPredationUS Fish and Wildlife Service, 2009

Risk and Impact Factors

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  • Predation

References

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AmphibiaWeb, 2002. Ambystoma mavortium: Barred Tiger Salamander. AmphibiaWeb. Berkeley, California, USA: University of California. http://amphibiaweb.org/species/5887

NatureServe, 2017. Ambystoma mavortium. NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. Version 7.1. Arlington, Virginia, USA: NatureServe .http://explorer.natureserve.org/servlet/NatureServe?searchName=Ambystoma+mavortium

US Fish and Wildlife Service, 2009. In: California tiger salamander (Ambystoma californiense) Santa Barbara County Distinct Population Segment. 5-Year Review: Summary and Evaluation. US Fish and Wildlife Service, 59 pp. http://ecos.fws.gov/docs/five_year_review/doc3223.pdf

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