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Dicamptodon ensatus; California Giant Salamander   

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Dicamptodon ensatus
Dicamptodon ensatus
California Giant Salamander
Photographer: Christine Ambrose
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 7717 (2008-09-16)

Copyright © 2008 Christine Ambrose

  • date of photo  Feb 6, 2006
  • location   Tributary of Bear Creek, Portola Redwoods State Park, approx. 37 17'46.42 N, 122 13' 56.47' W (California, US)
  • family Dicamptodontidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Tributary of Bear Creek, in old water system
  • notes   Salamander barked and bit when captured for photo
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   California Giant Salamander (AW )
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