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Large Aquatic Salamanders (Hellbenders/Cryptobranchids, Necturus, Siren, etc.) This topic covers Cryptobranchids like the hellbender and Asian giant salamanders, as well as sirens, mud puppies, and amphiumas.

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meteordemon
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Default Second opinion sexing Greater Sirens

Hello!

So I have 2 greater sirens that i believe are adults (24" and 26") and im interested in trying to breed them, but im not quite certain if i have a male and a female!

All i know is that the females are typically a bit wider and have a nearly flat head, as opposed to males, who have larger muscles in their head that bulge out a bit.

This description fits my sirens pretty well, but the differences are somewhat subtle. Ive attatched some photos and would love to know what you all think!
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