Axolotl Animal Pictures

Ambystoma mexicanum

An albino axolotl among rocks underwater
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A half year old albino axolotl

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Axolotl moving among rocks under water
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Axolotl Ambystoma mexicanum

A spotted axolotl moving underwater
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An axolotl in an aquarium in San Francisco
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Ambystoma mexicanum (axolotl) at the Steinhart Aquarium in San Francisco

A dark-colored axolotl swimming at the Steinhart Aquarium in San Francisco
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Ambystoma mexicanum (axolotl) at the Steinhart Aquarium in San Francisco

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A white axolotl swimming among grassy reeds underwater
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A white axolotl swimming among grassy reeds underwater

An isolated photograph of an axolotl
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What Do Axolotls Eat
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Axolotls eat worms, insects, tadpoles, and brine shrimp.

above view of pink axolotl
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Axolotls do most of their hunting at night and then hide to avoid being eaten.

pink pet axolotl
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Axolotls have been known to engage in acts of cannibalism.

Coolest Animals: Axolotl

Coolest Animals: Axolotl
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An Axolotl in an aquarium. The axolotl is a freshwater salamander that spends its entire life underwater. This highly intelligent amphibian's behavior can range among individuals from social to solitary and active to dormant.

Cutest Animals: Axolotl

Cutest Animals: Axolotl
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The very cute Axolotl is over 1,000 times more resistant to cancer than mammals.

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