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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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vv625997

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June 9, 2016

Description

Multiple dead in a pool with other amphibians

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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marisvv

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September 21, 2016 10:16 AM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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lizallan

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July 13, 2015 03:09 PM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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maureenfreemark

Date

September 15, 2016 01:40 PM ADT

Description

Found near the Clyburn river

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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lounsbury

Date

September 14, 2016 03:35 PM EDT

Description

Yellow spotted salamander

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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kylejones

Date

September 8, 2016 03:56 PM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jwheeler

Date

August 12, 2016 04:42 AM HST

Description

Juvenile, possibly YOY?, rescued from lawn before mowing.

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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mfria631

Date

June 1, 2016 04:56 PM CDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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horridus

Date

March 10, 2016 08:41 PM EST

Description

One of hundreds moved during migrations

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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mayacrow

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March 16, 2016 08:08 AM EDT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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amazzocca

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August 26, 2016 05:39 PM ADT

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Yellow-Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jmalmisur

Date

August 26, 2016 09:44 AM 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.
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