Field Guide to Maryland's Salamanders and Newts
Eastern Mud Salamander
(Pseudotriton montanus montanus)
Adult photo of Eastern Mud Salamander
courtesy of John White
Habitat photo for Eastern Mud Salamander
courtesy of Rebecca Chalmers
Maryland Distribution Map
This is an extremely rare (or overlooked) species in Maryland that is currently on the State’s Watchlist. If you find any please contact DNR’s Wildlife and Heritage Service.
- Discover Maryland's Herps
- Maryland Herp History
- Maryland Herp Checklist
- Survey Techniques, Collecting Ethics, Safety and the Law
- Problems with Buying Frogs and Tadpoles for Wild Release
- Technical Guide: A Key to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Maryland - 86.3 MB pdf file
- Maryland Amphibian and Reptile Atlas (MARA) Project
- Natural Heritage Program
- Wildlife & Heritage Home
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The Maryland Herpetology Field Guide is a cooperative effort of the MD Natural Heritage Program and the MD Biological Stream Survey within the Department of Natural Resources and their partners. We wish to thank all who contributed field records, text, and photographs, as well as support throughout its development.