Desmognathus orestes
Blue Ridge Dusky Salamander
Desmognathus orestes
Range USA: Blue Ridge Mtns from southwestern Virginia to northwestern North Carolina and northeastern Tennessee
IUCN Red Book Least Concern
CITES No Listing
First described Tilley and Mahoney, 1996
Desmognathus orestes Desmognathus orestes
Coloration of D. orestes is highly variable.


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