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Can Ambystoma Andersoni metamorphosize?

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Mole Salamanders but not tigers or axolotls (Ambystomatids) These large-mouthed, burrowing salamanders are indigenous to Central and North America.

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Default Re: Can Ambystoma Andersoni metamorphosize?

Based on axolotls, I would guess that yes, but only with hormonal injections, or very rarely otherwise. A two minute google search yielded no information, but someone more informed should say more.



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The short answer is yes. If you search the forum there are a few threads documenting this.



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Yes, they can morph. I have read about a few that have.

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Yes, I had one that morphed.



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