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Redback salamander
(Plethodon cinereus)

The coloration of redback salamanders is quite variable. The two most common color morphs are the red-striped and the leadback phase.

Plethodon cinereus
Redback salamander
Red-striped phase

Plethodon cinereus
Redback salamander
Leadback phase


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