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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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

denniswross

Date

April 22, 2015

Place

Woods Gap (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

timcole

Date

April 18, 2015 11:48 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

jenngribben

Date

April 9, 2015

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Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

April 12, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found log stone near small stream.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

April 12, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found under log near edge of stream.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

ezmurtaugh

Date

April 13, 2015

Description

under a log along edge of flowing stream in a wooded ravine

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

April 12, 2015 09:56 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

lxmbrs

Date

April 9, 2015 02:37 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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Dusky salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

jeanettegirosky

Date

September 23, 2014 08:32 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

baileyk111

Date

April 3, 2015 08:39 AM EDT

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What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

March 26, 2015 03:16 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

npollock66

Date

May 18, 2013
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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