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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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constance

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August 27, 2016 01:23 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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kueda

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August 27, 2016 01:22 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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waynehildebrand

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August 26, 2016 01:01 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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cypseloides

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July 13, 2009 10:50 AM PDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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wayne13114

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August 26, 2007 02:36 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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serena7

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June 29, 2016 01:40 PM ADT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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waynehildebrand

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August 13, 2016 09:28 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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smuller

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June 4, 2016 09:42 AM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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srjolly

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November 23, 2015 02:56 PM EST

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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swampcicada

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August 7, 2016 02:19 PM EDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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win

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June 2, 2016 02:50 PM PDT

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Dusky Salamander Desmognathus fuscus

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alstrauss

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July 25, 2016 09:18 AM 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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