One Red-backed (2") and one Lead-backed (1") under same log on trail to the coal mine across from the vernal pool. 40 degrees out.
This salamander was observed during the day near a seepage flow in Silver Falls State Park, south of Silverton, Oregon.
This salamander was found during the day under a rock in a residential neighborhood in southeast Pittsburgh, PA.
This salamander was found during the day under a rock along Coal Creek, six miles northwest of Scotts Mills, Oregon.
On short trail back to the archaeology site. 2"
This salamander was found during the day under a rock near the summit of Cerro de la Muerte (ca. 10,000 feet elev.) in central Costa Rica. Several others of this species were also observed in this area under rocks.
This salamander was found under debris in a wooded area during the day near the Chiquibul River in southwestern Belize. At the time of observation (1985) this was the first representative of this species found in Belize.
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...