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Revered by the Aztecs, the axolotl (ACK-suh-LAH-tuhl) is unusual among salamanders in that the adults retain large external gills.
The bizarre and adorable aquatic salamander called the axolotl has been enticing collectors and scientists for centuries.
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Origin and Etymology of axolotl
First Known Use: circa 1768See Words from the same year
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