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    • 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

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zaccota

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May 24, 2016 06:41 PM ADT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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alanzoo

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May 24, 2016 11:22 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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erint

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April 19, 2015 05:03 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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kaf568

Date

May 22, 2016 02:40 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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zaccota

Date

May 21, 2016 05:14 PM ADT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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zaccota

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May 21, 2016 04:47 PM ADT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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waynehildebrand

Date

May 21, 2016 04:06 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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chasemclean

Date

May 21, 2016 10:37 AM EDT

Description

Found in small seepage

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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waynehildebrand

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May 21, 2016 10:33 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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wanderwegger

Date

May 20, 2016 05:33 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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wanderwegger

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May 20, 2016 05:31 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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tipulidae

Date

May 20, 2016 05:00 PM 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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