frosted flatwoods salamander (Ambystoma cingulatum)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The flatwoods salamander is meduim-sized, reaching an adult length of 5 inches (13 centimeters). Body color ranges from silvery gray to black, with the back heavily mottled with a variable gray cross-band pattern.The underside is plain gray with faint creamy blotches. The head is small and equal to the neck in diameter.
- States/US Territories in which the frosted flatwoods salamander, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Florida , Georgia , South Carolina
- US Counties in which the frosted flatwoods salamander, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the frosted flatwoods salamander, Wherever found is known to occur:
St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|04/01/1999||Southeast Region (Region 4)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|06/14/2005||70 FR 34492 34494||Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 25 Southeastern Species||
|09/23/2014||79 FR 56821 56823||5-Year Status Reviews of 27 Southeastern Species; Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information||
|02/10/2009||Flatwoods Salamander 5-Year Review (74 FR 6699)|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|02/10/2009||74 FR 6700 6774||Determination of Endangered Status for Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander; Designation of Critical Habitat for Frosted Flatwoods Salamander and Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander; Final Rule||Final Rule||Final designated|
|08/13/2008||73 FR 47258 47324||Proposed Endangered Status for Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for Frosted Flatwoods Salamander and Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
|02/07/2007||72 FR 5856 5912||Designation of Critical Habitat for the Flatwoods Salamander; Proposed Rule||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab
» Conservation Plans
|SHA Plan Summaries|
|GA DNR Statewide RCW HCP & SHA - Amendment #2|
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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