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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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Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

July 21, 2014

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Square

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

July 1, 2014

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Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 27, 2014

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Square

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 23, 2014

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Square

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 20, 2014

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Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 19, 2014

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Square

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

pat_lorch

Date

June 9, 2014 11:39 AM EDT

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What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

rcurtis

Date

June 3, 2014

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Square

What

Northern dusky salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

mirandacrotsley

Date

June 7, 2014 01:38 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1480986

What

Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

Observer

muir

Date

May 31, 2014 02:02 PM EDT

Description

White specks on black. Possibly P. glutinosus. Found under rock in wet seep/waterfall.

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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, 2013.1