Found in Muir Woods National Monument on one of the Red Wood trees.
Larva of California Giant Salamander, in shallow water along streamside border of Redwood Creek. Individual was sitting on plant/woody debris underwater; moved to rocky area when disturbed.
Found among many in the Promo campground at Willow Creek.
Upper rodeo creek at capehart
California giant salamander wedged into crack next to pipe in springbox. Copper-pink color with large darker splotches. Tail was 5" long and flattened.
Transformed Adult and Larva.