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

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Recent observations

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

pdzaintern

Date

January 14, 2017 11:56 AM PST

Description

We found two small, similarly sized Red-Backed Salamanders at this location.

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

pdzaintern

Date

January 14, 2017 12:44 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

balinkanno

Date

January 14, 2017 12:13 PM PST

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

airalcorn2

Date

July 3, 2016 08:50 AM CDT

Description

Western Redback Salamander (Plethodon vehiculum)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

alyzawiener

Date

November 8, 2016 05:55 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

mhedin

Date

August 16, 2014 12:28 PM PDT

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

peregrinity

Date

October 22, 2016 10:07 AM PDT

Place

Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

thomasbarbin

Date

May 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

thomasbarbin

Date

May 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

thomasbarbin

Date

May 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

thomasbarbin

Date

May 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Red-backed Salamander Plethodon vehiculum

Observer

rose21

Date

October 5, 2016 02:17 PM PDT
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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.
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