Amphiuma Care: Keeping One of the World's largest (& Toothiest!) Amphibians

Discussion in 'General Amphibians' started by herpetologist frank, Apr 22, 2015.

  1. herpetologist frank

    herpetologist frank New Member

    Measuring up to 45.6 inches in length and armed with the teeth and attitude of an angry watersnake, the Two-Toed Amphiuma (Amphiuma means) is the largest of North America’s amphibians. Although quite a handful, it is also a fascinating creature, and with proper care may live past the 30 year mark. Due to a lifelong interest in large, aquatic salamanders, I tend to ramble on when writing about them. Therefore, I’ve covered the Two Toed Amphiuma’s natural history in a separate article (please see this article). Today we’ll take a look at its captive care. Read the rest of this article here http://bit.ly/1Pct2oB
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