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Ensatina eschscholtzii
Ensatina eschscholtzii
Ensatina Salamander
Photographer: Brian Freiermuth

ID: 0000 0000 0215 1049 (2015-02-06)

Copyright © 2015 Brian Freiermuth

  • date of photo  Feb 1, 2015
  • location   Palomar Mountain, San Diego County (San Diego County, California, US)
  • family Plethodontidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • notes   Selected individuals from a 3 day long micro biome sampling effort on Palomar mountain. Photos depict animals from the hybridization zone between E. e. eschscholtzii and E. e. klauberi. Animals at the top right are putative E. e. klauberi and those on the bottom left are putative E. e. eschscholtzii
  • keywords: hybrid, ring species, ensatina, hybridization
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Ensatina Salamander, Common Ensatina, Yellow-blotched Ensatina, Monterey Ensatina, Oregon Ensatina, Painted Ensatina, Sierra Nevada Ensatina, Yellow-eyed Ensatina, Large-blotched Ensatina (AW )
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