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Ozark Hellbender

Ozark Hellbender

Ozark Hellbender

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Ozark Hellbender at 2 weeks of age

Ozark Hellbender at 2 weeks of Age

St. Louis Zoo’s Ron Goellner Center for Hellbender Conservation and MDC have bred Ozark hellbenders in captivity—a world first. This decade-long collaboration has yielded 63 baby hellbenders, shown here at 2 weeks of age.

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Ozark Hellbenders developing at St. Louis Zoo

Ozark Hellbenders Developing

St. Louis Zoo’s Ron Goellner Center for Hellbender Conservation and MDC have bred Ozark hellbenders in captivity—a world first. This decade-long collaboration has yielded 63 baby hellbenders, shown here developing.

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hellbender, a large brown salamander resting in gravelly streambed

Species Symphony

The music of the Ozarks ecosystem just wouldn’t be the same without the diversity of plants and animals found here, including some pretty weird-looking salamanders.

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Ozark Hellbenders developing at St. Louis Zoo

St. Louis Zoo and MDC announce world’s first captive breeding of Ozark Hellbenders

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Decade-long collaboration of Zoo and federal, state scientists yields 63 baby Hellbenders.

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hellbender, a large brown salamander resting in gravelly streambed

USFWS Lists Ozark Hellbender as Endangered and Moves to Include Hellbenders in Appendix III of CITES

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News Release from U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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