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Flatwoods Salamanders

The reticulated flatwoods salamander (Ambystoma bishopi) occurs in the Florida Panhandle from the Apalachicola River westward. The frosted flatwoods salamander (Ambystoma cingulatum) occurs in the Panhandle eastward of the Apalachicola River and in the northern counties of the peninsula. Find information on frosted and reticulated flatwoods salamanders in Florida.


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