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Plethodon montanus
Plethodon montanus
Northern Gray-cheeked Salamander
Photographer: Henk Wallays
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 1757 (2003-05-24)

Copyright © 2003 Henk Wallays

  • date of photo  Apr 2003
  • latitude 36.09488   longitude -81.80023   max error distance 2123 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Grandfather mountain, Rough ridge (North Carolina, US)
  • family Plethodontidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Northern Gray-cheeked Salamander, Northern Graycheek Salamander (AW )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by David Beamer    May 16, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Plethodon jordani" to "Plethodon montanus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "The member of the jordani complex that occurs on Grandfather Mountain is Plethodon montanus. The name jordani is restricted to populations in the Great Smoky Mountains."

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