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I was looking at salamander pottery when I found THIS:

The cutie holding up the pottery in this video is Salaman-Santaro. I don’t know much about him except that he is the Japanese giant salamander main hero from the iPhone game “SanWars,” in which he must fight the mecha giant salamander in order to save the universe! 35 more words


Caleb's Corner: Save the state Salamander - Standard Journal: Opinion

Check out my weekly opinion column, Caleb’s Corner, in the Standard Journal every Tuesday. I skipped a week this week, because I just didn’t have time. 102 more words


Chinese officials allegedly feasted on an endangered giant salamander | The Verge

“Chinese officials have come under fire for allegedly eating an endangered giant salamander and attacking journalists who saw them do it. According to China’s Global Times… 275 more words

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Giant Salamander Ohako (tea box)

When searching for things to bring to the Salamander Tea Party, I stumbled across this gorgeous ohako tea box with a Japanese giant salamander inside. 238 more words




This gigantic salamander was filmed crawling along a path near the Kyoto river in Japan. Daytime sightings of the nocturnal critters, which can be up to 5 feet long, are reportedly rare.

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Japan's 10 most awesome animals and where to find them

The Japanese archipelago straddles a wide range of climates, from the subarctic snowscapes of northern Hokkaido to the subtropical jungles of Okinawa in the south, and over 70% of its land mass is mountainous and undeveloped. 2,131 more words


Japanese giant salamander caught taking a stroll on land

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Japan is home to many strange and interesting creatures from freakishly huge wasps to beautifully blue glowing squid, but perhaps one of the oddest is the seldom seen  234 more words