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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

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

catabbott

Date

July 20, 2004

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

kaf568

Date

December 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I came across two individuals of this species at a walled spring while conducting a night survey after a rain showers had moved through the area.

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

nhafer

Date

December 24, 2015 12:58 PM EST

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

wildmanhartzel

Date

November 28, 2015 03:10 PM EST

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

abeck365

Date

April 29, 2015 01:05 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

abeck365

Date

June 16, 2015 11:12 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

seanpmyers

Date

November 5, 2015 03:16 PM EST

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

raphusdodo

Date

October 23, 2015 04:10 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

cdegroof

Date

October 24, 2015 08:37 AM EDT

Description

Found in Red River Gorge area, Kentucky.

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

cdegroof

Date

October 24, 2015 10:09 AM EDT

Description

Found in Red River Gorge area, Kentucky. Under a rock in the stream.

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

lindyloo

Date

October 22, 2015 02:27 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Northern Dusky. It has a keeled tail.

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

joshualincoln

Date

October 5, 2015
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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