Northern Two-lined Salamander
Note the black stripe extending down the dorsum.
Size: A small sized salamander measuring 2.8 to 4.3 inches in
length with a laterally flattened tail.
Color: The dorsum is variable in color ranging from gold to
yellowish-brown, with two parallel dark brown or black
stripes extending onto the tail with scattered spots
in-between. The venter is yellow in color.
Behavior: Behavior is variable from remaining completely still to
quickly fleeing when uncovered.
Habitat: Streams and seeps throughout the state.
Commonly Confused Native Species:
Often Not Confused with other Species