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    • Caudata
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    • Salamanders
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    • Salamandras, ajolotes y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

Salamanders Order Caudata

Observer

sarka

Date

July 8, 2012

Description

Found in calm shallow pond/lake. What species is this?

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Observer

floracliff

Date

October 22, 2014 12:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Date

July 28, 2014

Place

Lenox MA (Google, OSM)

Description

I stumbled upon this scene while looking for mushrooms. These rotting mushrooms which were infested with fungus gnats appeared to have rung a dinner bell for these Red-spotted Newts. There was a trail of them flocking to it. In one picture you can see about five but at the time I think I had counted about 8 or 9.

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What

Axolotl Ambystoma mexicanum

Observer

hiperboreo

Date

April 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

8 cm de largo aprox

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What

Blue Ridge Two-lined Salamander Eurycea wilderae

Observer

susanl

Date

October 18, 2014 02:00 PM EDT

Place

Patrick Co. Va, north of Stuart, on headwaters of Smith River (Google, OSM)

Description

See photo. Found on rock by stream.

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What

Ringed Salamander Ambystoma annulatum

Observer

treeder86

Date

October 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Egg mass from one of our A. annulatum breeding sites.

Photos / Sounds

What

salamandra lengua de hongo mexicana Bolitoglossa mexicana

Observer

hiperboreo

Date

October 8, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

10 cm de largo, apareció en días lluviosos

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

vilnoori

Date

October 13, 2014

Description

Pacific Rainforest near a lake, forest had a rocky, shallow shaley soil with lots of sphagnum moss and big fallen logs under Douglas Fir, Cedar, Western Maple and Hemlock trees. It was near a stream and a path with a lot of people.

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

October 21, 2014

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What

Eastern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus

Observer

cullen

Date

October 18, 2014 11:56 AM CDT

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What

Arboreal Salamander Aneides lugubris

Date

October 17, 2014 01:25 PM PDT

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What

California Slender Salamander Batrachoseps attenuatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

Salamanders are any of approximately 550 extant species of amphibians within the order Caudata. They are typically characterized by a superficially lizard-like appearance, with slender bodies, short noses, and long tails. All known fossil salamanders and all extinct species fall under the order Caudata, while sometimes the extant species are grouped together as the Urodela. Salamanders have never more than four toes on their front legs and five on their rear legs, but some species have...

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