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Long-Tailed Salamander

Detailed Description

This is a long-tailed salamander (Eurycea longicauda), which can be easily identified by its unique pattern and long tail. The tail of the long-tailed salamander can measure up to the twice the length of the body. This species is stream-adapted, meaning that the larvae are fully aquatic and live in streams.


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