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  • Spanish
    • Salamandra moteada
  • French
    • salamandre maculée
  • English
    • Yellow-Spotted Salamander
    • Spotted Salamander
  • Scientific Names
    • Ambystoma maculatum
    • Lacerta maculata
    • Lacerta maculatum
    • Lacerta subviolacea

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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beepboop

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September 30, 2006 02:00 PM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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fungee

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July 20, 2016 08:05 PM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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erint

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April 27, 2016 10:07 AM EDT

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Description

Spotted salamander eggs

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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erint

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April 7, 2016 09:40 PM EDT

Description

Seen during Otter Creek Audubon's amphibian program

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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alicia13

Date

July 7, 2016 10:00 AM EDT

Description

Found alongside Blue Spotted and Red-backed Salamanders

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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March 22, 2016 09:42 AM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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bogumila

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March 9, 2016 04:36 PM EST

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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michael_morin

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July 3, 2016 09:36 PM CDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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June 27, 2016 11:37 AM EDT

Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 3

Weather Conditions: 21 degrees C. Cloudy/Overcast.

Habitat Type: Forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (logs).

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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levibrown2

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June 16, 2016 11:14 AM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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lgriffiths

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May 14, 2016 12:32 PM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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mgsallen

Date

June 21, 2016

Description

Juvenile

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Description from Wikipedia

The spotted salamander or yellow-spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) is a mole salamander common in the eastern United States and Canada. The spotted salamander is the state amphibian of South Carolina. This salamander ranges from Nova Scotia, to Lake Superior, to southern Georgia and Texas. Its embryos have been found to have symbiotic algae living inside them.

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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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