Classification
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All Names

  • French
    • salamandre à dos rayé
  • Scientific Names
    • Plethodon vehiculum
    • Ambystoma vehiculum
  • English
    • Western Red-backed Salamander
    • Western Redback Salamander

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Recent observations

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

May 10, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

achtungwookie

Date

April 5, 2015 06:20 PM PDT

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

10- Missing a portion of its tail.

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

9

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

8

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

7

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

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Photos / Sounds

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

5

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

3

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

April 2, 2015

Description

2- We found this guy at the bottom of a ravine missing one of his hind limbs.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

samevans

Date

April 4, 2015 01:57 PM PDT

Description

Juvenile, approximately 2-3 cm SVL

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

hawnzd

Date

February 27, 2015

Description

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Description from Wikipedia

The western redback salamander (Plethodon vehiculum) is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family, found in Canada and the United States. Its natural habitats are temperate forests and rocky areas. Colored stripe on back changes from red to yellow

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.