Axolotl (Ambystoma mexicanum) is a type of salamander that spends its life in the form of larvae. This unique nan exotic animals sometimes referred to as "Mexican Walking Fish" because he looks like a fish that has hands and feet. However, the Axolotl is not actually a type of fish, but rare type of salamander found in Mexico City.
Axolotl The axolotl, also known as a Mexican salamander or a Mexican walking fish, is a neotenic salamander, closely related to the tiger salamander. Although the axolotl is colloquially known as a "walking fish", it is not a fish, but an amphibian
The axolotl salamander, (singular) or āxōlōmeh (plural) "water monster" or Mexican salamander (Ambystoma mexicanum) is a neotenic salamander, closely related to the tiger salamander. Larvae of this species fail to undergo metamorphosis, so the adults remain aquatic and gilled. It is also called ajolote. The species originates from numerous lakes, such as Lake Xochimilco underlying Mexico City.Axolotls are used extensively in scientific research due to their ability to regenerate limbs
A rare albino axolotl, a type of salamander that uniquely spends its whole life in its larval form, crawls inside an aquarium at Aquaria KLCC in Kuala Lumpur. A 2009 survey by scientists suggests that only between 700 and 1,200 Mexican axolotls are left in the wild, in the Xochimilco area of the Mexican Central Valley.
The strange but also sweet face of the axolotl is swimming into more homes. This critter is a type of salamander native to Mexico. Axolotls prefer to have a large, cool tank with a gravel bottom all to themselves. If owners are attentive to their pet's water quality and diet, these animals can live 10–15 years. It helps that they have amazing regenerative abilities. Axolotls are able to heal rapidly and even regrow limbs.