Animalia > Chordata > Amphibia > Caudata > Plethodontidae > Stereochilus > Stereochilus marginatus

Stereochilus marginatus (Many-lined Salamander)

Synonyms: Pseudotriton marginatus

Wikipedia Abstract

The many-lined salamander (Stereochilus marginatus) is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae. It is monotypic within the genus Stereochilus. It is endemic to the United States.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 31.13
EDGE Score: 3.47


Adult Length [1]  4.488 inches (11.4 cm)
Litter Size [1]  69
Litters / Year [1]  1
Diet [1]  Carnivore (Invertebrates)
Female Maturity [1]  1 year 6 months
Male Maturity [1]  1 year 6 months


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Middle Atlantic coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Southeastern conifer forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Colonial National Historic Park National Historical Park V 9316 Virginia, United States
Everglades and Dry Tortugas Biosphere Reserve   Florida, United States  
Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge IV 38256 Florida, United States

Habitat Vegetation Classification

Name Location  Website 
Pond-cypress / Myrtle Dahoon Depression Forest United States (North Carolina, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida, South Carolina, Alabama)

Range Map

External References

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 Wildfinder Database
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2020-03-21; License: CC BY 4.0