Location not in error. This is a recently described disjunct population in Santa Clara Co.
This species is currently being described and hasn't been given a species name yet. It is known as the "Sandhills Eurycea" right now.
Bat cave yonahlossee, the subspecies isn't showing up on here. http://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?stat=BROWSE&where-lifeform=Amphibian&where-taxon=Plethodon+yonahlossee+longricus&title_tag=Plethodon+yonahlossee+longricus
Target species of the day. Was about to catch him when he swam underneath some blackberry bushes under water. Was not able to get a picture of it.
Super cool animal!
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...