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Batrachoseps nigriventris
Batrachoseps nigriventris
Black-bellied Slender Salamander
Photographer: William Flaxington

ID: 0000 0000 0304 0299 (2004-03-09)

Copyright © 2006 William Flaxington

  • date of photo  Feb 28, 2004
  • latitude 33.90625   longitude -118.00911   max error distance 4078 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   La Mirada Creek, La Mirada (Los Angeles County, California, US)
  • family Plethodontidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Urbanization (non-natural Eucalyptus woodland)
  • notes   Small body and head with apparent neck, limbs short, feet small with spaced digits, exceptionally long tail (2x body length), and no dorsal stripe; venter gray and lightly sprinkled. Measured: SVL 45 mm (1¾ in.); TL 135 mm (5¼ in.). Common under debris on shaded hillside. This locality appears beyond its recognized distribution. Unfortunately, urban development and park modernization has destroyed considerable portions of the habitat.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Black-bellied Slender Salamander, Blackbelly Slender Salamander (AW ) Black-bellied Slender Salamander (photographer)
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