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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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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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patdan23

Date

May 25, 2016 09:05 PM MDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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mrfish33

Date

May 24, 2016

Description

In my house.

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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lguderyahn

Date

May 21, 2016

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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lguderyahn

Date

May 21, 2016

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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naturalist632

Date

May 21, 2016

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(Somewhere...)

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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naturalist632

Date

May 21, 2016

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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creationkeeper

Date

May 14, 2016 11:41 AM PDT

Description

Saw both adult and juvenile

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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heatherp81

Date

May 7, 2016 10:38 AM PDT

Description

Long toad salamander

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

lwillrick

Date

May 4, 2016 03:26 PM PDT

Description

Found this salamander under a pot in moist soil. Property is mainly upland habitat (farm), no nearby aquatic habitat within a mile.

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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lguderyahn

Date

April 23, 2016 02:29 PM PDT

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

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lguderyahn

Date

April 23, 2016 02:04 PM PDT

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Long-toed Salamander Ambystoma macrodactylum

Observer

sarahnwilson

Date

January 22, 2014 10:30 AM PST

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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