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Northern Dusky Salamander

Desmognathus fuscus


A medium sized salamander that doesn't usually exceed 5 inches in length, the Northern Dusky Salamander is extremely variable, coming in colors of gray, brown, red, and orange stripes and blotches on a dark brown background. These small salamanders are common in the small creeks and seeps in which they inhabit.


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Indiana, USA

Spotted on Sep 23, 2012
Submitted on Sep 24, 2012

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