IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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A very large salamander with a stout body, broad head, and small eyes. It is covered with yellow to olive spots or blotches irregularly scattered over the back and sides.

Formerly included as a subspecies of A. tigrinum known as A. t. velasci, it is now generally recognized to be an independent species.

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