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Desmognathus Baird, 1850

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Plethodontoidea »  family Plethodontidae - cave salamanders »  subfamily Plethodontinae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 20

species Desmognathus abditus Anderson & Tilley, 2003 - Cumberland Dusky Salamander
species Desmognathus aeneus Brown & Bishop, 1947
species Desmognathus apalachicolae Means & Karlin, 1989 - Apalachicola Dusky Salamander
species Desmognathus auriculatus (Holbrook, 1838)
species Desmognathus brimleyorum Stejneger, 1895 - Ouachita Dusky Salamander
species Desmognathus carolinensis Dunn, 1916 - Carolina Mountain Dusky Salamander
species Desmognathus conanti Rossman, 1958
species Desmognathus folkertsi Camp, Tilley, Austin & Marshall, 2002 - Dwarf Blackbellied Salamander
species Desmognathus fuscus (Rafinesque, 1820) - Northern Dusky Salamander

Desmognathus fuscus - Northern Dusky Salamander

species Desmognathus imitator Dunn, 1927 - Imitator Salamander
species Desmognathus marmoratus (Moore, 1899)
species Desmognathus monticola Dunn, 1916
species Desmognathus ochrophaeus Cope, 1859 - Allegheny Mountain Dusky Salamander

Desmognathus ochrophaeus - Allegheny Mountain Dusky Salamander

species Desmognathus ocoee Nicholls, 1949 - Ocoee Salamander
species Desmognathus orestes Tilley & Mahoney, 1996 - Blue Ridge Dusky Salamander
species Desmognathus planiceps Newman, 1955
species Desmognathus quadramaculatus (Holbrook, 1840) - Black-bellied Salamander
species Desmognathus santeetlah Tilley, 1981
species Desmognathus welteri Barbour, 1950 - Black Mountain Dusky Salamander
species Desmognathus wrighti King, 1936 - Pigmy Salamander

Links and literature

EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amp...], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Desmognathus Baird, 1850]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011

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