Ambystoma mexicanum (Axolotl) is a species of amphibian in the family mole salamanders. It is listed as critically endangered by IUCN and in CITES Appendix II. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is found in the Neotropics and the Nearctic. It is a carnivore. Individuals are known to live for 17 years.
EOL has data for 22 attributes, including: