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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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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

jockusch

Date

July 25, 2015 03:30 PM EDT

Description

Found on herp. outreach walk; Desmognathus fuscus on left in photo, Eurycea bislineata on right

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

jockusch

Date

July 25, 2015 09:15 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

lrodriguez

Date

July 24, 2015 06:34 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

discoverycamp

Date

July 24, 2015 11:57 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 26, 2015

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 11, 2015 11:41 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 25, 2015

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 25, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 24, 2015

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

eggain

Date

June 27, 2015 02:03 PM CDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

eggain

Date

June 27, 2015 02:29 PM CDT
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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