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Spotted Salamander; Ambystoma maculatum

Ambystoma maculatum


Spotted salmander; black with yellow spotting. Can grow up to 9 inches! This is the biggest one I have ever found in the wild :)


Coniferous/Deciduous forest.


This guy was hanging out outside a hole at the bottom of a large tree trunk.

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Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Oct 14, 2012
Submitted on Oct 16, 2012

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