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rough-skinned newt

Taricha granulosa

Description:

This guy was moving in slow. And crept away slow. Not sure what he is salamander or newt but he froze like a statue and was hanging out with some giant banana slugs!

Habitat:

Dirt Trail near wetland marshy area

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rough-skinned newt
Taricha granulosa Caudata Culture Species Entry - Taricha granulosa


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1 Comment

TracyL
TracyL 8 years ago

Hi it looks to me like a salamander, as you can see by its tail it can swim now, a meet doesn't have a tail like that,and it usually takes a few years for them to change, hope this was helpful :)

audrey.whitlatch
Spotted by
audrey.whitlatch

Oregon, USA

Spotted on May 27, 2013
Submitted on Jun 2, 2013

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