Southern Red-backed Salamander

Plethodon serratus

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The southern red-backed salamander (Plethodon serratus) is a species of salamander native to the United States. It is found in four widely disjunct populations: one in central Louisiana; one in the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas and Oklahoma; one in central Missouri; and one from southeastern Tennessee, to southwestern North Carolina, western Georgia, and eastern Alabama. It is sometimes referred to as the Georgia red-backed salamander or the Ouachita red-backed sal

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  1. (c) Travis W. Reeder, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/1287611
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plethodon_serratus

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Status Native