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Eastern Hellbender

Cryptobranchus alleganiensis

Description:

The largest salamander in North America, the Hellbender can grow up to 2 ft long.

Habitat:

Hellbenders can be found under large flat rocks in clear rivers and streams.

Notes:

This Hellbender was found on a survey trip with the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute, it was returned unharmed to the wild.

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3 Comments

AnaTrees
AnaTrees 8 years ago

cute so much

JBoerner
JBoerner 8 years ago

Awesome!

quiggsmcghee
quiggsmcghee 8 years ago

Beautiful

LindaKing2
Spotted by
LindaKing2

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Jul 27, 2013
Submitted on Aug 24, 2013

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