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Rhyacotriton variegatus; Southern Torrent Salamander   

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Rhyacotriton variegatus
Rhyacotriton variegatus
Southern Torrent Salamander
Photographer: William Flaxington

ID: 0000 0000 0901 0486 (2001-09-19)

Copyright © 2006 William Flaxington

 
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  • date of photo  Mar 30, 2001
  • latitude 41.77618   longitude -124.10740   max error distance 6321 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park (Del Norte County, California, US)
  • family Rhyacotritonidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Redwood Forest
  • notes   Adults and larvae easily located beneath stones in seepages and edge of creek. Many found under stones at rapids and waterfalls, possibly seeking areas of turbulent water with high oxygenation. Two Adults examined from this area, were yellowish-brown above; below with few dark blotching.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS ANIMAL
  • common names   Southern Torrent Salamander (AW ) Southern Torrent Salamander (photographer)
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