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Long-toed salamander

Ambystoma macrodactylum


Dark brownish gray salamander (3.5 in) with an irregular/broken yellow dorsal stripe. Small white flecks on sides, legs, and feet. Pic 3 cropped to show long fourth toe on hind feet.


Spotted under a log in eastern Washington. Cascade foothills with pine and fir forest.

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1 Comment

Tukup 2 years ago

Great series Brian. Salamanders are probably the organism here that I see the least of. Scare, hard to see? Perhaps I'm just blind. Thanks for sharing this.

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Washington, USA

Spotted on Apr 15, 2020
Submitted on Apr 17, 2020

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