Egg mass found in dried vernal pool.
Found under a cover board with some two lined salamanders about 2 feet from the waters edge.
failed egg masses in dried pond
adult caught by Connor
Egg mass found in bottom of dried up vernal pool. There were 8 other egg masses within the vicinity, 7 maculatum egg masses and 1 what I thought was talpoideum
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.