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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What

Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

March 16, 2009 08:16 PM EDT

Description

I'm pretty sure these are salamander eggs in a small ephemeral pond in Wildman Woods (Earlham College Property). Some of the photos were taken underwater.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

treeder86

Date

March 9, 2012

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Date

April 13, 2014 02:08 PM EDT

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

providenceuwr

Date

June 3, 2014

Description

While participating in a hike with the 4th grade class from Paul Cuffee School, we rolled over a log along the Orange Trail and discovered a single Spotted Salamander underneath!

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

jplarry

Date

March 2, 2014 11:39 PM EST

Place

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Description

Spotted Salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) from Oxford, MS

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Date

April 9, 2014

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

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susanelliott

Date

May 7, 2014

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pete_woods

Date

May 6, 2014 11:32 AM EDT

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Date

April 29, 2014 09:00 AM EDT

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

adierna

Date

April 22, 2014

Description

In the water off the Upper loop trail

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Spotted Salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

bakerz123

Date

February 22, 2014

Description

It's on the bottom right of the plastic bag, not sure what the species is though.

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Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

April 27, 2014 04:37 PM EDT

Description

28 in minnow trap left overnight. Last night rains produced big movement into this vernal pool

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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.