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Ouachita Dusky Salamander Desmognathus brimleyorum

 

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Ouachita Dusky Salamander
credit: Stanley Trauth

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Family: Plethodontidae, Lungless Salamanders view all from this family



Description Brown-greenish above. Juveniles have pale spots along sides. 14 costal grooves.


Dimensions 7.8-17.8cm. (3 1/8-7")


Breeding Unknown.


Habitat Rivers.


Range Ouachita Mountains in Oklahoma & Arkansas.


Discussion Spends its time underwater. Hides under rocks underwater. Juveniles found under wet gravel.


 

 

 

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