Woodland & Vernal pool Salamanders of New York State
- THE SORRY SALAMANDER. // State Legislatures;Feb2006, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p10
The article reports on the declining population of hellbender salamander in Missouri in February 2006. The aquatic animals are considered endangered in Missouri, where the population of one subspecies has declined 70 percent over the past 10 years. The hellbender can grow to around 2 feet in...
- Uncovering Salamander Ecology: A Review of Coverboard Design. Hesed, Kyle Miller // Journal of Herpetology;Dec2012, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p442
Coverboards have been used for decades in research on amphibians and reptiles, but their characteristics have varied widely. This diversity in design may both complicate comparisons among studies and preclude assessment of how coverboards could be deliberately tailored to specific study...
- Leaf Litterbag Sampling for Larval Plethodontid Salamander Populations in Georgia. Talley, Brooke L.; Crisman, Thomas L. // Environmental Monitoring & Assessment;Sep2007, Vol. 132 Issue 1-3, p509
Survey techniques for larval salamanders vary in their effectiveness and efficiencies. In this study, the leaf litterbag sampling technique was employed to gather data on larval salamander populations in perennial streams of southern Georgia. Salamanders were collected monthly for 12 months to...
- Potential impact of climate warming on the distribution of the Golden-striped salamander, Chioglossa lusitanica, on the Iberian Peninsula . Teixeira, J.; Arntzen, J.W. // Biodiversity & Conservation;Dec2002, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p2167
Simulates the potential impact of climate warming on the range of the Iberian endemic Golden-striped salamander, Chioglossa lusitanica, by extrapolating GIS-based distribution models. Indication of a significant decrease in the distribution of the species for the years 2050 and 2080, with...
- Larval amphibians learn to match antipredator response intensity to temporal patterns of risk. Maud C.O. Ferrari; François Messier; Douglas P. Chivers // Behavioral Ecology;Sep2008, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p980
The importance of temporal variability in risk has recently come to the forefront of research examining the behavioral ecology of predatorâ€“prey relationships. Temporal variability has been known to drive patterns of behavioral responses associated with foraging, reproduction, and...
- GUESS WHO? // WILD;May2004, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p7
Presents a quiz about a salamander.
- Breaking the Rules. Jhamandas, Asha // WILD;May2004, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p40
Presents information on red-backed salamanders.
- ECOLOGY AND LIFE HISTORY OF THE PIGEON MOUNTAIN SALAMANDER. Jensen, John B.; Camp, Carlos D.; Marshall, Jeremy L. // Southeastern Naturalist;2002, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p3
Presents information on a study that examined the life history and habitat of the Pigeon Mountain salamander. Methodology of the study; Results and discussion on the study.
- Lost in the Wild. // Weekly Reader News Edition 4-6;9/24/2010, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p4
This article presents some of the missing species of amphibians, including Turkestanian salamander last sighted in Asia in 1909.