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Blue-spotted Salamander Ambystoma laterale

Date

September 1, 2015 04:25 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: Sun/Haze. 30 degrees C.

Habitat Type: Forest edge.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (old board).

Description: Sub-adult.

Additional Comments: Considered a Provincially Sensitive Species by the General Status of Wildlife in Canada Working Group.

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Eastern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus

Date

September 1, 2015 05:42 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: Sun/haze. 25 degrees C.

Habitat Type: Mixed forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (log).

Description: Lead phased.

Additional Comments:

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Eastern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus

Date

September 1, 2015 05:30 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 2

Weather Conditions: Sun/haze. 25 degrees C.

Habitat Type: Mixed forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (log).

Description: Both lead phased.

Additional Comments:

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Eastern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus

Date

September 1, 2015 06:00 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen:

Weather Conditions: Sun/haze.

Habitat Type: Mixed forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (log).

Description: Lead phased.

Additional Comments:

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Eastern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus

Date

September 1, 2015 05:44 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: Sun/haze. 25 degrees C.

Habitat Type: Mixed forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (log).

Description: Lead phased.

Additional Comments:

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Eastern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus

Date

September 27, 2014

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: Mostly sunny.

Habitat Type: Mixed forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (log).

Description: Adult.

Additional Comments: Leucistic individual. According to Joseph C. Mitchell and Jennifer Mazur, ”Northeastern Naturalist” Vol. 5, No. 4 (1998), Leucistic P. cinereus are apparently rare.

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Northern Two-lined Salamander Eurycea bislineata

Date

June 29, 2015

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: Mostly sunny.

Habitat Type: Creek bank.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (small rock).

Description: Adult.

Additional Comments: Unique morphology, aberrant coloration.

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Date

August 26, 2015

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 4

Weather Conditions: Sun and cloud.

Habitat Type: Forest

Behavior Observed: Under cover.

Description: All efts. One leucistic individual.

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California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

direbecca

Date

August 29, 2015

Place

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Description

Two of 5 seen this day.

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

July 26, 2015 12:35 PM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

July 22, 2015 10:52 AM EDT

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Northwestern Salamander Ambystoma gracile

Observer

dreierj

Date

August 30, 2015

Description

Apparent recently-emerged juvenile moving across trail following heavy rains

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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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