Many-lined Salamander


Many-lined Salamander
Many-lined Salamander
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Caudata
Family: Plethodontidae
Genus: Stereochilus
Species: S. marginatus
Binomial name
Stereochilus marginatus
(Hallowell, 1856)

The Many-lined Salamander (Stereochilus marginatus) is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Stereochilus.[citation needed] It is endemic to the United States.

Its natural habitats are temperate forests, rivers, swamps, freshwater lakes, and freshwater marshes. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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