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Recent observations

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What

Coastal Giant Salamander Dicamptodon tenebrosus

Observer

john104

Date

July 23, 2016 12:06 PM PDT

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What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

brendan6

Date

March 29, 2016 10:23 PM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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What

Coastal Giant Salamander Dicamptodon tenebrosus

Observer

alexfoote

Date

July 13, 2016 03:16 PM PDT

Description

2 found both neotenic.

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What

Coastal Giant Salamander Dicamptodon tenebrosus

Observer

alexfoote

Date

July 13, 2016 11:47 AM PDT

Description

Neotonic phase

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What

Cope's Giant Salamander Dicamptodon copei

Observer

kevin0226

Date

June 10, 2012

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Photos / Sounds

What

Coastal Giant Salamander Dicamptodon tenebrosus

Observer

kevin0226

Date

June 9, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

photos are of 2 different individuals I could use help on both IDs. Thanks.

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What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

June 21, 2016

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(Somewhere...)

Description

Found this dead in creek. Not sure what species it is.

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What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

diskus

Date

June 18, 2016

Place

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Description

This juvenile was seen in El Corte de Madera Creek very near the spot where I saw an adult last November

video here:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1fMOA0mm3KVR3d0ajl0NmtzS3c/view?usp=sharing

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What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

salamandersquad

Date

June 17, 2016 06:00 PM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

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What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

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jeannewirka

Date

June 11, 2016 11:51 AM PDT

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What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

royblodgett

Date

June 12, 2016 10:50 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A poor photograph of a massive larval-stage California giant salamander observed in a creek. This specimen was close to eleven inches long. I wonder if it might be a neotenic adult, though I understand they are not considered common in this region.

Photos / Sounds

What

California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

June 11, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

Pacific giant salamanders (Contraindication) are a family of large salamanders.

No range data available.
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