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Name this species????

frogman

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What species is this?:confused:

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Yeah more information is needed. Here are choices:

Plethodon
Ambystomatidae - But the eyes on it throw me of thinking it's one of these.
Aneides
 

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Definitely Ensatina. The head shape and the girth of the tail gives it away. Not sure exactly what species.
 

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I dont know. A friend caught it and gave it to me. He said he found them under some leaves by a stream. I released them the next day after taking some pics. I thought it was an Ensatina. I never knew though. Just wanted to know what opportunity i bypassed.
Thanks for the help!
 

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Definitely an Ensatina. Easily seem from the head and eye shape.
Justin said it all...
 

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It was the tail that I couldn't figure out. But I think I was somewhat close with Plethodon.

Are you keeping it Frogman?
 

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Wow, That's so cutiee.Don't have any idea about this species. But seems interesting:confused:
 
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