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Spotted Salamander

Ambystoma maculatum


The spotted salamander, or yellow-spotted salamander, is a type of mole salamander. Eggs and larvae are fully aquatic, but adult spotted salamanders are terrestrial.


Found in Peru, Vermont These salamanders are living in a window well that is filled with wet leaves. Unfortunately there was also golden retriever fur that floated into the wells.

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Vermont, USA

Spotted on May 23, 2020
Submitted on May 24, 2020

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