Classification
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All Names

  • French
    • salamandre à longs doigts
  • Scientific Names
    • Ambystoma macrodactylum
    • Amblystoma krausei
  • English
    • Long-toed Salamander
    • Western Long-toed Salamander
    • Southern Long-toed Salamander
    • Santa Cruz Long-toed Salamander
    • Eastern Long-toed Salamander
    • Northern Long-toed Salamander
  • Spanish
    • Salamandra dedos largos

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

faerthen

Date

June 24, 2015 05:50 PM PDT

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What

Western Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. macrodactylum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 13, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. macrodactylum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 11, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

tosteve

Date

September 1, 2013 05:47 PM PDT

Description

Egg mass in a wetland in the '100 Acre Wood'

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

beeboy

Date

May 26, 2015 08:47 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

creationkeeper

Date

May 23, 2015

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No photos or sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

creationkeeper

Date

May 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

tfyoder

Date

May 15, 2015 07:04 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

running across the moss in the field at edge of woods

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

dennismiller

Date

April 19, 2015 05:26 PM PDT

Description

Sitting in our underground sprinkler valve box at our house.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

temminicki

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

March 19, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

achtungwookie

Date

March 22, 2015 11:30 AM PDT

Description

Seven adults under wood in pond - gathered for breeding season

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Description from Wikipedia

The long-toed salamander (Ambystoma macrodactylum, Baird 1849) is a mole salamander in the family Ambystomatidae. This species, typically 4.1–8.9 cm (1.6 to 3.5 in) long when mature, is characterized by its mottled black, brown, and yellow pigmentation, and its long outer fourth toe on the hind limbs. Analysis of fossil records, genetics, and biogeography suggest A. macrodactylum and A. laterale are descended from a common ancestor that gained access to the western Cordillera with the loss of the mid-continental...

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Conservation Summary

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