from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An old genus of urodele batrachians, formerly used with great latitude, now made type of a special family, Salamandridæ, and restricted to such species as S. maculosa, the common spotted salamander of central and southern Europe.
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- n. type genus of the Salamandridae
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