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

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What

Yellow-eyed Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. xanthoptica

Observer

tiwane

Date

June 30, 2014 05:45 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Only the second time I've ever had one give me the whole defensive posture/white goo treatment.

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What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

captnemo

Date

June 21, 2014

Description

orange newt in a cave- possibly Taricha torosa sierrae - Sierra Newt

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What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

nicolas

Date

May 5, 2014 04:58 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

heidibeswick

Date

May 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

pkleeman

Date

May 25, 2014 12:21 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Female guarding eggs.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

mmhalbur

Date

May 3, 2014 01:19 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

November 7, 2009 12:18 PM PST

Place

Mount Diablo State Park , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Found under a log .

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Monterey Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. eschscholtzii

Observer

johnmartin

Date

April 21, 2013

Description

Under a large piece of plywood in coast live oak riparian woodland.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow-blotched Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. croceater

Observer

mickeylong

Date

March 9, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ensatina Salamander Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

kianasmith

Date

May 13, 2014

Place

Snohomish County Park Edmonds, WA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

I found this Ensatina beneath quite a large tree branch, up the hillside of a creek. He wasn't quick to move too far. His body was a brown tan color.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

cristyrice47

Date

March 9, 2014 02:01 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Monterey Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. eschscholtzii

Observer

danielletran

Date

May 5, 2014 04:56 PM PDT

Description

Caught and released for UCLA study course

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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.