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California Giant Salamander
Dicamptodon ensatus
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Caudata
Family: Dicamptodontidae
Genus: Dicamptodon
Species: D. ensatus
Binomial name
Dicamptodon ensatus
(Eschscholtz, 1833)

The California Giant Salamander (Dicamptodon ensatus) is a species of salamanders. They are part of the family Dicamptodontidae. They live in California and western United States. They are related to the Idaho Giant Salamander, Pacific giant salamander and the Coastal Giant Salamander.

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