Classification
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  • 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

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Square

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

March 19, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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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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What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

rowcat

Date

March 22, 2015 11:28 AM PDT

Description

Large artificial pond and nearby wetlands in the Otto preserve on Lummi island. Deep water in middle of pond. Reed Canary Grass widely present with several native shrubs and a few native trees.

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No photos or sounds

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

slager

Date

March 11, 2015

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What

Long-toed Salamander (Ambystoma macrodactylum) Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

rowcat

Date

March 1, 2015 02:53 PM PST

Description

Adult found under log by pond on private property, on Lummi Island near Curry Preserve.

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What

Long-toed salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

tfyoder

Date

March 1, 2015 02:55 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Santa Cruz Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. croceum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 28, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

February 19, 2015

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What

Western Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. macrodactylum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 16, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Santa Cruz Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. croceum

Date

February 6, 2015 10:41 PM PST

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(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

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Santa Cruz Long-toed salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

biosam

Date

February 7, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Santa Cruz Long-toed Salamander (Ambystoma macrodactylum croceum) Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. croceum

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I was lucky to be able to go out with some researchers studying Santa Cruz Long-toeds and California Tiger salamanders this weekend.

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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.