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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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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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kevin0226

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May 21, 2016

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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tortuga_rapido

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June 27, 2016

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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tortuga_rapido

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June 27, 2016

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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realemill

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August 3, 2014 12:49 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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chloe971

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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fungi-lover518

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June 17, 2016 11:40 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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ethan8

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June 9, 2016 09:13 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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silver17554

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June 11, 2016 09:37 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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jaredownby

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June 9, 2016 11:08 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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kenwills

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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zaccota

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May 25, 2016 04:33 PM ADT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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zaccota

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May 25, 2016 10:12 AM ADT
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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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