Eastern Tiger Salamander

Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum

Eastern Tiger Salamander
Photo by Robert Rold Photography
Description:  The Eastern Tiger Salamander ranges in size from 7-8.5 inches.  Coloration is black to dark brown with irregular dull yellow spots.  Belly is olive yellow.  This is Kentucky's largest primarily terrestrial salamander.

Habitat:  Found in various habitats.

Behavior:

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