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  • Herpetology A-80420 MCZ Herpetology
  • Plethodon cinereus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Massachusetts: Bedford Field Station (Pitman area)
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Middlesex
  • 26/10/1969-26/10/1969 (1969-10-26)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Plethodon cinereus (Green, 1818)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Caudata Salamandroidea Plethodontidae Plethodon cinereus
Red-backed salamander; redback salamander
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1995
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Middlesex
Specific Locality: Massachusetts: Bedford Field Station (Pitman area)
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 42.50509644° -71.30150604° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 0.897 mi
MRP (MCZ); 2005-02-07; Source:
Coordinate Remarks: Used coordinates for Old Causeway Road & Rte 225 crossing, Bedford. Extent estimated 0.896 mi radius, measured between this point and Bedford Springs. (Calculated Error - Named place only)
Collecting Date: 26/10/1969-26/10/1969 (1969-10-26)
Alan Ross Kiester
Allen E. Greer, Jr.
muse location number: ZA80413
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
Remarks: SPEC DESC: 11 redback; 1 leadback
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 071051-080850, pg.188

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 071051-080850, pg.188