web-toed salamander


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Noun1.web-toed salamander - any of several salamanders with webbed toes and very long extensile tonguesweb-toed salamander - any of several salamanders with webbed toes and very long extensile tongues; excellent climbers that move with ease over smooth rock surfaces
salamander - any of various typically terrestrial amphibians that resemble lizards and that return to water only to breed
genus Hydromantes, Hydromantes - web-toed salamanders
Hydromantes shastae, Shasta salamander - primarily a cave dweller in the Mount Shasta area
Hydromantes brunus, limestone salamander - similar to Shasta salamander; lives in cliff crevices and taluses
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In this region the Plethodontini include Aneides (climbing salamanders), Ensatina (ensatina), and Plethodon (woodland salamanders); and the Bolitoglossini include Batrachoseps (slender salamanders) and Hydromantes (web-toed salamanders) (Wake 1993; Jackman et al.