Black-bellied Slender Salamander

Batrachoseps nigriventris

This little salamander might almost be mistaken for a worm if you didn't look closely--but it is most definitely not a worm, as its tiny legs and well-formed eyes will attest! Usually found under logs or other cover, these salamanders are most easily seen in the damp winter months.

Photo Credit: Giacomo Catalina

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