Siskiyou Mountains salamander (Plethodon stormi)
The Siskiyou Mountains salamander is a completely terrestrial, medium- sized, slender-bodied salamander with short limbs and a dorsal stripe. This species is found in or near talus (loose surface rock) and fissured rock outcrops where moisture and humidity are high enough to allow respiration through their skin (Nussbaum et al. 1983). This species is endemic to the Klamath-Siskiyou Mountains of southern Oregon and northern California.
- States/US Territories in which the Siskiyou Mountains salamander, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: California , Oregon
- US Counties in which the Siskiyou Mountains salamander, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|California/Nevada Region (Region 8)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
No recovery information is available for the Siskiyou Mountains salamander.
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Siskiyou Mountains salamander.
» Conservation Plans
|CCA Plan Summaries|
|Siskiyou Mountains Salamander in Jackson and Josephine Co., Oregon|
» Life History
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