In this quick tutorial you'll learn how to draw an Omiltemi Minute Salamander in 6 easy steps - great for kids and novice artists.
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At the bottom you can read some interesting facts about the Omiltemi Minute Salamander.
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How to Draw an Omiltemi Minute Salamander - Step-by-Step Tutorial
Step 1: The Omiltemi minute salamander is mostly black or brown and we start drawing it by first drawing its head.
Step 2: Next, we draw its face. It has large eyes on this side of its head with small circles for its nostrils.
Step 3: Then we draw its long, thin body but leaving space for the front legs and tail.
Step 4: The next step is to draw its front legs. Be sure to add the elbow joint.
Step 5: Next, draw the hind legs they should look similar to the front legs.
Step 6: The last step is to draw the tail. The tail is long and thin like the body but comes to a point.
Interesting Facts about the Omiltemi Minute Salamander
Omiltemi minute salamanders are normally found tropical and subtropical humid areas in Mexico. They are black in color with two pairs of legs. They are 30mm in length. There is not much that is known about this specie. There is research being done currently to learn more about this organism.
Did you know?
- In the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List, Omiltemi minute salamanders are listed as endangered species
- The major cause for their decline in population is loss of habitat.
- Within their genus, they are considered to be one of the largest species.
Lesson plan note: Make an outline of Salamander and let children copy the drawing and fill it with colors.3