Siskiyou Mountains salamander (Plethodon stormi)

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General Information

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 is known to or is believed to occur:  California , Oregon
  • US Counties in which the Siskiyou Mountains salamander is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
California/Nevada Region (Region 8)

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
01/24/2008 73 FR 4380 4418 12-Month Finding on a Petition To List the Siskiyou Mountains Salamander (Plethodon stormi) and Scott Bar Salamander (Plethodon asupak) as Threatened or Endangered
09/18/1985 50 FR 37958 37967 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife; Notice of Review; 50 FR 37958-37967
04/25/2006 71 FR 23886 23893 90-Day Finding on a Petition To List the Siskiyou Mountains Salamander and Scott Bar Salamander as Threatened or Endangered
12/30/1982 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
11/15/1994 59 FR 58982 59028 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species.
11/21/1991 56 FR 58804 58836 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species; 56 FR 58804 58836
03/29/2007 72 FR 14750 14759 90-Day Finding on a Petition To List the Siskiyou Mountains Salamander and Scott Bar Salamander as Threatened or Endangered
01/06/1989 54 FR 554 579 ETWP; Animal Notice of Review; 54 FR 554 579

» Recovery

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

Candidate Conservation Agreements (CCA): (learn more)
CCA Plan Summaries
Siskiyou Mountains Salamander in Jackson and Josephine Co., Oregon

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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