axolotl: the walking fish: salamander that does not complete its development in the adult phase – it stays a larva and never grows up. Thus, the gills remain and the axolotl is aquatic, despite the small legs it has. Grows up to 17 inches.
The Giant Chinese Salamander is the largest salamander in the world. It is considered critically endangered and can only be found in rocky mountain streams/lakes in China. (Or should is say, Holy Salamander!