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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

juliequest

Date

August 23, 2014

Place

Butano State Park (Google, OSM)

Description

Dead, floating in the creek. Partially eaten!

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rough-skinned Newt Taricha granulosa

Observer

mossy

Date

August 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Fire Salamander Salamandra salamandra

Observer

benlabay

Date

August 11, 2014

Description

Saw approximately 6-8 along about a mile of trail, early in the morning, ~7am

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red spotted newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

mitwanzer

Date

August 21, 2014 12:00 PM EDT

Description

This little fellow was moving quickly and therefore was blurred in the photo. Seen at Harvard forest in Petersham, Mass. This is the terrestrial or red eft stage.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium

Observer

toby

Date

August 22, 2014 10:42 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

xbejard

Date

July 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

wabbytwax

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Either a lead phase Red-Back or possibly a Valley and Ridge? Should have gotten more photos sorry. Location is private because of a related find.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

wabbytwax

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Saw about 50 of these this day. Many underfoot we had to avoid stepping on. Location is private because of a related find.

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What

Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

Observer

cmstinson

Date

March 21, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Resting in crevice of cave wall.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Jefferson Salamander Ambystoma jeffersonianum

Observer

samueln8

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

seal salamander Desmognathus monticola

Observer

samueln8

Date

the past

Description

seal salamander in seep with other salamanders

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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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