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Dicamptodon tenebrosus
Dicamptodon tenebrosus
Pacific Giant Salamander
Photographer: Henk Wallays
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 4900 (2006-04-08)

Copyright © 2006 Henk Wallays

  • date of photo  Mar 18, 2006
  • latitude 41.80490   longitude -124.11325   max error distance 1657 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Clark Creek, Del Norte County (Del Norte County, California, US)
  • family Dicamptodontidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Pacific Giant Salamander, Coastal Giant Salamander (AW )
  • View AmphibiaWeb record for Dicamptodon tenebrosus
  • View Encyclopedia of Life record for Dicamptodon tenebrosus
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Bradford Norman    Jan 28, 2007

    Action: ID confirmed

    Reviewer's comments:
         "I was there with Henk when Alan Barron & I guided him to the spot for this photo. He was also with Russel Kurtz. We all examined it and agree it is a Dicamptodon tenebrosus larva."

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2006 Henk Wallays. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Henk Wallays henk.wallays[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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