Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Ambystoma maculatum
    • Lacerta maculata
    • Lacerta maculatum
    • Lacerta subviolacea
  • French
    • salamandre maculée
  • English
    • Spotted Salamander

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Recent observations

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What

Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

catharus

Date

April 15, 2014 10:59 AM EDT

Description

Road kill

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

christyc

Date

April 7, 2014

Description

On Sand Run Parkway at Summit Metro Parks program

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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rpayne

Date

April 7, 2014

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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rpayne

Date

April 7, 2014

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

rpayne

Date

April 7, 2014

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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rpayne

Date

April 7, 2014

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

mperdicas

Date

April 2, 2014 10:33 AM EDT

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

mperdicas

Date

April 4, 2014 08:41 PM EDT

Place

12927–13131 Fox Lake Rd, Orrville, OH, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

sarahcarline

Date

April 6, 2014

Description

50 degrees out, salamander frozen in snow in hemlock forest with stream about 40 feet away

Photos / Sounds

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

yasingi

Date

February 5, 2014

Description

found it in middle of winter

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Square

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

mraley

Date

April 1, 2014 09:24 PM CDT

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

March 28, 2014 08:59 PM EDT
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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.