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    • Eurycea lucifuga
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    • Cave Salamander
    • Spotted-tail Salamander

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Recent observations

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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tonyg

Date

April 30, 2016

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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coreydg7b

Date

April 22, 2016

Description

Cave salamander in crevice

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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apriloowho

Date

April 22, 2016

Description

This was inside Natural Tunnel Cavern (or Panel Cave).

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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wally_smith

Date

the past

Description

In rock crevice at cave opening

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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lrucker2

Date

April 15, 2016 08:22 PM CDT

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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hlclark

Date

April 8, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

Date

April 3, 2016 12:43 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 3

Weather Conditions: 23 degrees C. Mostly sunny.

Habitat Type: Cave and cave mouth.

Behavior Observed: Resting within the cave.

Description: Adults.

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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coreyjlange

Date

March 26, 2016 08:33 AM CDT

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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coreyjlange

Date

March 26, 2016 10:22 AM CDT

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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coreyjlange

Date

March 26, 2016 01:44 PM CDT

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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knitosophy

Date

March 6, 2016 02:23 PM CST

Description

We found three of these nestled in a TV that had been used as a target and therefore had lots of holes. It ended up on the bank of the Paint Rock River, where a mountain spring meets it. It was only about half an inch long.

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Cave Salamander Eurycea lucifuga

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knitosophy

Date

March 12, 2016 06:29 PM CST
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Description from Wikipedia

The cave salamander (Eurycea lucifuga), also known as the spotted-tail salamander, is a species of cave salamander.

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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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