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Blue Ridge Dusky Salamander (Desmognathus orestes)

Created: May 6th, 2019 - 08:51 PM
Last Modified: May 6th, 2019 - 08:51 PM
Entered by: Nathan Richendollar
Record 318687
Country:
United States
State:
Virginia
County:
Floyd County
Time:
2019-05-05 11:45:00
Qty:
1
Age:
Sub-Adult
Sex:
--
Method:
Rock flipping
Habitat:
Rocky trickle
Body Temperature:
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Air Temperature:
61.00F
Ground Temperature:
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Humidity:
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Sky Conditions:
Drizzle
Moon Phase:
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Elevation:
2920.00ft
Barometric Pressure:
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Notes

No pictures taken of this juvenile Mountain dusky. Had a classic chestnut, well-defined stripe from eyes to tail base. Found alongside Virginia Dusky/Flat-headed Salamander and Black-bellied salamanders.