Northern Dusky Salamander
Desmognathus fuscus fuscus
|Photo by Eric Williams|
Northern Dusky Salamander ranges in size from 2.5-4.5 inches.
Coloration is gray to brown with light mottling with darker colors.
A light line runs from the eye to the jaw. The tail is keeled
(knife-edged) on top. Mouth line is relatively straight, as opposed
to the sinuous mouth line of the Mountain Dusky Salamander.
Habitat: Found in and around rocky streams, rills and seep areas.
|Daviess County Audubon Society|