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Tag Archives: Salamander
Look at the cloaca to tell apart male and female spotted salamanders. Continue reading
In the frenzy of amphibian mating aggregations, strange mistakes can occur resulting in unusual and even grotesque pairings. Continue reading
The unique breeding biology of wood frogs makes it easy for biologists to obtain population estimates. Continue reading
Do slender salamanders living close to the ocean tolerate salt water better than slender salamanders from further inland? Continue reading