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Southern zigzag salamander

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Plethodontidae
Genus  Plethodon
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Species
Subphylum  Vertebrata
Subfamily  Plethodontinae
Scientific name  Plethodon ventralis
Higher classification  Woodland salamander
Order  Salamander
Southern zigzag salamander Southern Zigzag Salamander Plethodon ventralis
Similar  Woodland salamander, Salamander, Northern zigzag salamander, Amphibians, Southern red‑backed salamander

The Southern Zigzag Salamander (Plethodon ventralis) is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae. It is endemic to the United States.

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Southern zigzag salamander Flickriver Photoset 39Southern Zigzag Salamander Plethodon

Habitat

Its natural habitats are temperate forests, freshwater springs, rocky areas, and caves.

Reproduction

Adult females lay their eggs in caves during the summer.

Conservation status

It is threatened by habitat loss.

Southern zigzag salamander Southern Zigzag Salamander Project Noah
Southern zigzag salamander Plethodon ventralis Southern Zigzag Salamander Adult from Flickr
Southern zigzag salamander Tennessee Watchable Wildlife Northern Zigzag Salamander
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Southern zigzag salamander Southern Zigzag Salamander Outdoor Alabama

References

Southern zigzag salamander Wikipedia


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