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Dicamptodon copei; Cope's Giant Salamander   

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Dicamptodon copei
Dicamptodon copei
Cope's Giant Salamander
Photographer: Robert C. Stebbins
Organization: Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 0629 (2001-08-14)

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  • date of photo  Sep 1, 1974
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   Berkeley, CA
  • animal's place of origin   Near Spirit Lake, Skamania County (Washington, US)
  • family Dicamptodontidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • notes   A rare fully metamorphosed adult collected by R. C. Stebbins in August, 1974, near Mt. St. Helens (habitat later destroyed by volcanic eruption). Photographed by R. C. Stebbins (RCS 11918; MVZ 116631)
  • contributor's ID #   MVZ A 608
  • From the collection of the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology   Herp 116631  
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  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Cope's Giant Salamander (AW ) Cope's Giant Salamander (photographer)
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