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Northern Dusky Salamander

Desmognathus fuscus


This salamander was about five inches long. Its tail was knife-like and was about two inches long. The salamander was black with brown splotches and specks.


Found under a rock in a fast moving stream near a waterfall.


I was hiking on Indian Flats Falls when I found this salamander.

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Tennessee, USA

Lat: 35.61, Long: -83.49

Spotted on Jul 17, 2017
Submitted on Aug 1, 2017

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