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Northern Dusky Salamander (Desmognathus fuscus)

Created: February 5th, 2024 - 08:59 PM
Last Modified: February 5th, 2024 - 08:59 PM
Entered by: Canines For Conservation Ballew
Record 371989
Country:
United States
State:
Virginia
County:
Roanoke County
Time:
2024-01-27 12:50:00
Qty:
4
Age:
Larva
Sex:
--
Method:
Visual encounter
Habitat:
creek pool with rock cover
Body Temperature:
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Air Temperature:
62.00F
Ground Temperature:
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Humidity:
54%
Sky Conditions:
Overcast
Moon Phase:
Waning Gibbous
Elevation:
1065.00ft
Barometric Pressure:
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Notes

Multiple tiny dusky salamander larvae found moving under and between pebbles in separate pools of slow moving water in a small creek with significant tree line on both sides. Warm, overcast skies, slight breeze. Water was clear and with many rocks and pebbles as well as fallen branches and leaves.

GPS: Lat: 37.272647
Long: -80.109757

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Site ID: # 31627

C4C ID: # MS-037

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