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Hydromantes platycephalus (Camp, 1916)
Mount Lyell Salamander
Subgenus: Hydromantes
family: Plethodontidae
subfamily: Plethodontinae
genus: Hydromantes
Species Description: Camp, C. L. (1916). "Spelerpes platycephalus, a new alpine salamander from Yosemite National park, California." University of California Publications in Zoology 17: 11–14.

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Locality Sixty Lake Basin in Kings Canyon National Park
County Fresno
State California
Country United States
Date Recorded 2004-08-23
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Notes Time of filming: 10:30pm. Filmed with a Canon XL1S DV camcorder, with Canon 16X video zoom lens. Reduced to 20% speed of original.
Recorded By Kevin Quatman
Copyright For commercial use, contact Kevin Quatman
Date Entered 2004-12-17

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