Voucher specimens for Trachemys scripta elegans (SJCZC R322) and Plethodon
cinereus (SJCZC A350) were deposited in the Saint Joseph's College zoological collection in Rensselaer, Indiana.
Amphibian chemical defense: antifungal metabolites of the microsymbiont Janthinobacterium lividum on the salamander Plethodon
glutinosus is a medium-sized, strictly terrestrial salamander that is geographically distributed from the southern sections of New York southward to the north central sections of Florida, including statewide distribution in Alabama (Mount 1975).
Atrazine and Info-disruption: Does the Pesticide Atrazine Disrupt the Transfer of Chemical Information in the Terrestrial Salamander, Plethodon
The cr of other plethodontids is greater, illustrating their long, slender vertebrae: Plethodon
Those that were found at 4 sites were 2 caudate species (Ambystoma texanum, Plethodon
electromorphus [formerly P.
cinereus (Green, 1818), Eastern Red-backed Salamander (I, II, III, IV)
Shenandoah resembles a lizard on first glance, but its skin is moist and lacks scales.
The researchers studied the red-backed salamander Plethodon
19, 2002) (referring to the Junaluska salamander as a "(Federal) Species of Concern"); Virginia Fish and Wildlife Information Service, Status for (020039) Salamander, Peaks of Otter Plethodon
hubrichti, available at http://vafwis.
ABSTRACT--The discovery of two specimens of Plethodon
serratus Grobman from DeSoto Parish indicates a range extension for the species in Louisiana.
The red-backed salamander, Plethodon
cinereus cinereus body length ranges from 57 mm to 92 mm (Conant, 1975).
tigrinum, Notophthalmus viridescens, Plethodon
santeetlah, Eurycea wilderae, Plethodon
Species of Plethodon
are among the most abundant vertebrates in North American forests (Burton and Likens, 1975; Hairston, 1987; Petranka, 1998) and they play a vital role in breakdown of litter by regulating communities of invertebrates (Wyman and Hawksley-Lescault, 1987; Wyman, 1998; Walton and Steckler, 2005).