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    • Ambystoma opacum
    • Salamandra opaca
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    • Marbled Salamander

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Recent observations

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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dylancrosby

Date

October 18, 2014 04:26 PM EDT

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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dylancrosby

Date

October 18, 2014 04:25 PM EDT

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johnwilliams

Date

December 17, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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treeder86

Date

October 2, 2014

Description

A few of the 20+ A. opacum we found at our breeding sites during and after the round of storms that swept through the area that night. All individuals appeared to be male, with the exception of a couple individuals.

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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robvanepps

Date

September 24, 2014

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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annwf

Date

September 19, 2014 10:39 AM EDT

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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treeder86

Date

September 18, 2014

Description

Male (judged by swollen cloaca observed upon closer inspection) located under a fallen branch roughly two feet from pair found in observation (http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/884766)

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

Observer

treeder86

Date

September 18, 2014

Description

Possible breeding pair found underneath log following autumn rains.

Male: Individual with white markings. Cloaca clearly swollen upon closer inspection.

Female: Individual with silver markings. Possibly full of eggs.

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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cmstinson

Date

September 14, 2014

Description

Injured on road. Died soon after.

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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treeder86

Date

October 6, 2013

Description

Found nest guarding under a log along the bank of an ephemeral pond filling from the past nights' rainfall.

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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treeder86

Date

May 5, 2012

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Marbled Salamander Ambystoma opacum

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briangratwicke

Date

June 4, 2014 12:14 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The marbled salamander (Ambystoma opacum) is a species of mole salamander found in the eastern United States.

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.