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

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Recent observations

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What

Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

wtg1940

Date

August 20, 2009 06:50 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jetcatskill

Date

November 29, 2016 06:37 PM EST

Description

1 crossing road

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Square

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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lucareptile

Date

September 21, 2014 12:21 PM EDT

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Square

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jaydraines

Date

November 28, 2016 11:35 PM EST

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Square

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jaydraines

Date

November 28, 2016 11:19 PM EST

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Square

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jaydraines

Date

November 28, 2016 11:49 PM EST

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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jaydraines

Date

November 28, 2016 10:51 PM EST

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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mperdicas

Date

March 6, 2011 02:00 PM EST

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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lucareptile

Date

November 26, 2016 01:15 PM EST

Description

The third spotted salamander of the day.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

lucareptile

Date

November 26, 2016 12:46 PM EST

Description

Second spotted salamander of the day, huge.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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lucareptile

Date

November 26, 2016 12:37 PM EST

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Square

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

kevinemetcalf

Date

March 20, 2007 04:36 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.
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