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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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wildmanhartzel

Date

December 4, 2016 03:35 PM EST

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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catherine-edl

Date

October 22, 2016

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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catherine-edl

Date

October 22, 2016

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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catherine-edl

Date

October 22, 2016

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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kevinemetcalf

Date

May 21, 2007 12:57 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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kburke

Date

November 12, 2016

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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wildmanhartzel

Date

November 11, 2016 01:37 PM EST

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

denim_jochimsen

Date

November 4, 2016 01:54 PM EDT

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Observed beneath a log adjacent to a creek. Juvenile.

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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erikamitchell

Date

October 22, 2016 10:33 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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loriannkayaker

Date

August 3, 2014 12:07 PM ADT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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leicesterlibrary

Date

October 12, 2016

Description

ecoEXPLORE Username: Jman

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

rcurtis

Date

October 14, 2016 02:40 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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