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  • Scientific Names
    • Ambystoma maculatum
    • Lacerta maculata
    • Lacerta maculatum
    • Lacerta subviolacea
  • French
    • salamandre maculĂ©e
  • English
    • Spotted Salamander

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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camelcreek

Date

July 29, 2015

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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thomas_belford

Date

March 17, 2015 01:11 PM CDT

Description

Multiple adults were found beneath a rotting log.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Date

August 13, 2015 01:34 PM EDT

Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 2

Weather Conditions: Sun and cloud. 23 degrees C.

Habitat Type: Mixed forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover.

Description: Adult.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Date

August 13, 2015 12:51 PM EDT

Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: Sun and cloud. 23 degrees C.

Habitat Type: Forested seep.

Behavior Observed: Under cover.

Description: Metamorph.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Date

August 13, 2015 12:04 PM EDT

Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 3

Weather Conditions: Sun and cloud. 23 degrees C.

Habitat Type: Mixed forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover

Description: 1 Metamorph. 5 juveniles.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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gaudettelaura

Date

August 3, 2015

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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bevwigney

Date

July 15, 2013

Description

Two salamanders found in the vault for the deep well. Assumed that they must have been living down there for some time.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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zorazed

Date

July 27, 2015 08:01 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jockusch

Date

July 25, 2015 11:30 AM EDT

Description

larva

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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mchieffe

Date

March 4, 2015 03:47 PM EST

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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paul_prior

Date

April 17, 2013

Description

location not precise

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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kucycads

Date

June 15, 2015

Description

egg mass

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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.