Herpetology Lab 1 Exam

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  1. Name the ORDER
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    Gymnophiona
  2. Name the ORDER
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    Caudata
  3. Name the FAMILY
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    • Sirenidae
    • -lack hind limbs
    • -external gills
  4. Name the FAMILY
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    Cryptobranchidae
  5. Name the GENUS
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    Cryptobranchus
  6. Name the FAMILY
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    Hynobiidae
  7. Name a defining characteristic of the suborder Salamandroidea
    • -have internal fertilization
    • -have long, dorsal process of the premaxilla separating the nasal bones
  8. Name the FAMILY and GENUS
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    • Amphiumidae
    • Amphiuma
    • -front and hind legs
  9. Name the FAMILY
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    • Plethodontidae
    • -presence of nasolabial groove
  10. Name the GENUS
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    • Ensatina
    • -constriction at base of tail
  11. Name the GENUS
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    • Plethodon
    • -all 4 limbs about same size
    • -lack light line from eye to jaw
  12. Name the GENUS
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    • Desmognathus
    • -have eye stripe to jaw
    • -hind limbs larger than front
  13. Name the GENUS
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    • Eurycea
    • -no eye stripe
  14. Name the GENUS
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    • Batrachoseps
    • -only 4 toes on back feet
  15. Name the FAMILY
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    • Salamandridae
    • -has rougher skin
  16. Name the GENUS
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    • Taricha
    • -lighter belly, darker dorsal
  17. Name the GENUS
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    • Ambystoma
    • -5 hind toes
  18. Name the FAMILY of the A. tigrinum, A. laterale and A. maculatum
    Ambystomatidae
  19. Name the SPECIES
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    Ambystoma tigrinum
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    Ambystoma laterale
  21. Name the SPECIES
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    • Ambystoma maculatum
    • -two lines of spots
  22. Name the FAMILY of P. cinereus and H. scutatum
    Plethodontidae
  23. Name the SPECIES
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    Plethodon cinereus
  24. Name the SPECIES
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    Hemidactylium scutatum
  25. Name the FAMILY that includes N. maculosus
    Proteidae
  26. Name the SPECIES
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    Necturus maculosus
  27. Name the Family that includes N. viridescens
    Salamandridae
  28. Name the SPECIES
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    Notophthalmus viridenscens
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Herpetology Lab 1 Exam
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