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  • 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
  • French
    • salamandre à longs doigts

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Recent observations

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What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

kevin0226

Date

June 8, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found inside of a log on the edge of a seasonal lake.

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

skystevens

Date

June 8, 2016 11:17 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

cjustus320

Date

July 15, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

under log along creek

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

lmeade

Date

November 7, 2015 01:12 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. macrodactylum

Observer

ashleysmithers

Date

June 11, 2016 10:00 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

survey1998

Date

November 30, 1998

Description

Appendix E. Herptile species observed and confirmed based on 1998 sampling and sightings from naturalists.

from 1998 survey Holt R.F., J.B. Korol and Machmer, M.M. 1998.

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What

Western Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum ssp. macrodactylum

Observer

ksayce

Date

June 1, 2016

Description

Also a newt in the image

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

patdan23

Date

May 25, 2016 09:05 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

mrfish33

Date

May 24, 2016

Description

In my house.

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No photos or sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

lguderyahn

Date

May 21, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

lguderyahn

Date

May 21, 2016

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No photos or sounds

What

Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

rplumb

Date

May 21, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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.
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