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    • Ensatina eschscholtzii
    • Ensatina klauberi
    • Heredia oregonensis
    • Plethodon croceater
    • Urotropis platensis
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    • Ensatina
    • Ensatina Salamander
  • Spanish
    • salamandra ensatina
    • Salamandra ensantina

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What

Yellow-eyed Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. xanthoptica

Observer

jmaughn

Date

January 31, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

January 31, 2015 01:40 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Large-blotched Ensatina (Ensatina klauberi) Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

sd_batboy

Date

June 18, 2003

Description

E. klauberi observed active on the surface of oak leaf-litter at Cibbets Flat Campground at 11:52pm. Daniel Palmer also present. Tail tip taken, which is in the USGS tissue collection.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sierra Nevada Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. platensis

Observer

fundad

Date

April 22, 2002

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found Crossing the road in the afternoon on a very warm day.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

tarsy54

Date

January 27, 2015

Description

Juvenile Blotched Salamander found at bottom of wood pile.
Salamander is red with black blotches.

Salamander was located within the town limits of Grass Valley, CA.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow-eyed Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. xanthoptica

Observer

kueda

Date

January 24, 2015 02:38 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Large-blotched Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. klauberi

Observer

fundad

Date

March 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 21, 2015 11:05 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 21, 2015 10:31 AM PST

Description

Numerous in this location.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow-eyed Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. xanthoptica

Observer

js_young

Date

January 16, 2015 02:03 PM PST

Description

Under eucalyptus forest duff

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow-eyed Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. xanthoptica

Observer

hfabian

Date

January 13, 2015

Description

Under log.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow-blotched Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. croceater

Observer

fundad

Date

April 27, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

Ensatina eschscholtzii (commonly known by its genus name, Ensatina) is a complex of plethodontid (lungless) salamanders found in coniferous forests, oak woodland and chaparral from British Columbia, through Washington, Oregon, across California (where all seven subspecies variations are located), all the way down to Baja California in Mexico.

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Conservation Summary

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