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  • Scientific Names
    • Desmognathus auriculatus
    • Desmognathus fuscus auriculatus
    • Salamandra auriculata
  • English
    • Southern Dusky Salamander

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hydaticus

Date

December 25, 2014

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What

Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

Observer

scottwahlberg

Date

May 19, 2014

Place

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Description

Dusky salamander from a spring fed creek in a high quality American Beech/southern Magnolia slope forest.

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Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

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scottwahlberg

Date

May 19, 2014

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Description

Desmognathus from a spring head in a high quality baygall in long-leaf pine Savannah.

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Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

Observer

denniswross

Date

April 20, 2014

Place

Woods Gap (Google, OSM)

Description

I was showing my grad daughters what lives under rocks near the stream. I am not certain about the ID, but these are common along with several other species.

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Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

Observer

scottwahlberg

Date

March 13, 2014

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Description

Dusky salamander under leaf litter.

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Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

Observer

nerodia

Date

the past

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Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

Observer

kucycads

Date

June 14, 2013

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Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

Date

March 21, 2012

Description

Has this thing been changed yet?

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Southern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus auriculatus

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jplarry

Date

March 11, 2009

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Description from Wikipedia

The southern dusky salamander (Desmognathus auriculatus) is a species of salamander native to the coastal regions of the southeastern United States, from Virginia to Texas. Older sources often refer to it as the eared triton.

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Conservation Summary

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