Salamanders of Tennessee

Thought that I would post some of my favorite photographs of salamanders from Tennessee.

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Ambystoma barbouri (Streamside Salamander)

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Ambystoma maculatum (Spotted Salamander) gravid female

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Ambystoma talpoideum (Mole Salamander)

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Ambystoma texanum (Smallmouth Salamander)

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Ambystoma tigrinum (Eastern Tiger Salamander)

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Amphiuma tridactylum (Three-toed Amphiuma)

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Aneides aeneus (Green Salamander)

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Desmognathus abditus (Cumberland Dusky Salamander)

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Desmognathus conanti (Spotted Dusky Salamander) female with hatchlings

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Desmognathus monticola (Seal Salamander)

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Desmognathus quadramaculatus (Blackbelly Salamander)

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Desmognathus santeetlah (Santeetlah Dusky Salamander)

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Desmognathus wrighti (Pygmy Salamander)

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Eurycea cirrigera (Southern Two-lined Salamander)

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Eurycea lucifuga (Cave Salamander)

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Eurycea wilderae (Blue Ridge Two-lined Salamander)

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Hemidactylium scutatum (Four-toed Salamander)

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Gyrinophilus gulolineatus (Berry Cave Salamander)

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Gyrinophilus palleucus palleucus (Pale Salamander)

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Gyrinophilus palleucus necturoides (Big Mouth Cave Salamander)

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Gyrinophilus porphyriticus danielsi (Blue Ridge Spring Salamander)

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Necturus maculosus (Common Mudpuppy) juvenile

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Notophthalmus viridescens viridescens (Eastern Newt) eft

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Plethodon glutinosus (Northern Slimy Salamander)

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Plethodon glutinosus (Northern Slimy Salamander) juvenile with gold streak

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Plethodon jordani (Jordan's Salamander)

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Pseudotriton montanus (Mud Salamander)


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Pseudotriton ruber ruber (Northern Red Salamander)

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Siren intermedia nettingi (Western Lesser Siren)

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