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  • Scientific Names
    • Desmognathus fuscus
    • Desmognathus fuscus fuscus
    • Desmognathus phoca
    • Salamandra fusca
  • English
    • Dusky Salamander
    • Northern Dusky Salamander
  • French
    • salamandre sombre du nord

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Recent observations

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

justo530

Date

June 29, 2015 09:23 AM EDT

Description

Found under rocks at Legion park along side of stream

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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stgiery

Date

January 7, 2014

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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ohsanctuary

Date

June 27, 2015 01:42 PM CDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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jmarchal

Date

June 23, 2015 02:42 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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tortuga_rapido

Date

June 12, 2015

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 22, 2015

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

wildmanhartzel

Date

June 17, 2015 08:56 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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asrobbins

Date

June 6, 2015 09:31 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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melisabeth

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the past

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Date

May 22, 2015

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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crgillette

Date

May 11, 2015 08:10 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

denniswross

Date

May 18, 2015 10:52 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Desmognathus fuscus is an amphibian in the lungless salamander family. The species is commonly called the dusky salamander or northern dusky salamander to distinguish it from populations in the southern United States which form a separate species, the southern dusky salamander (D. auriculatus). It can be found in eastern North America from extreme eastern Canada in New Brunswick south into the panhandle of Florida and west to Louisiana. The size of the species' total population is...

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Conservation Summary

Source: Draft IUCN/SSC