Black Salamander, Speckled Black Salamander
|Taxonomic Notes: Reilly & Wake (2019, PeerJ DOI 10.7717/peerj.7370), building on earlier papers by Rissler & Apodaca (2007, Syst Biol 56: 924-942) and Reilly & Wake (2015, J Biogeog 42: 280-291), revised the taxonomy of a species complex and recognized four species: A. flavipunctatus (which has the greatest geographic range and is the most variable in morphology and molecular markers, A. iecanus, A. klamathensis and A. niger.|
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: United States
U.S. state distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: California, Oregon
IUCN (Red List) status: Near Threatened (NT).
|View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.|
From Laura Blackburn, Priya Nanjappa, and Michael J. Lannoo (2001) US Amphibian Dist. Maps (http://home.bsu.edu/home/00mjlannoo/)
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