Found nest guarding under a log along the bank of an ephemeral pond filling from the past nights' rainfall.
Marbled Salamander (Ambystoma opacum) from Jackson, Mississippi
Marbled Salamander larva (Ambystoma opacum) from Oxford, Mississippi
Found under bricks that were covered with vegetation.
I saw this marbled salamander on the class hike. It was nestled under a log. It's fairly long in size which indicates that it's female.
Found this juvenile Marbled Salamander underneath a log
The marbled salamander (Ambystoma opacum) is a species of mole salamander found in the eastern United States.