Washington Amphibians

CAUDATA (SALAMANDERS)

Ambystomatidae (Mole salamanders)

  • Ambystoma gracile, Northwestern salamander
  • Ambystoma macrodactylum, Long-toed salamander
  • Ambystoma tigrinum, Tiger salamander

Dicamptodontidae (Giant salamanders)

  • Dicamptodon copei, Cope’s giant salamander
  • Dicamptodon tenebrosus, Coastal giant salamander

Plethodontidae (Lungless salamanders)

  • Ensatina eschscholtzii, Ensatina salamander
  • Plethodon dunni, Dunn’s salamander
  • Plethodon larselli, Larch Mountain salamander
  • Plethodon vandykei, Van Dyke salamander
  • Plethodon vehiculum, Western red-backed salamander

Rhyacotritonidae (Torrent salamanders)

  • Rhyacotriton cascadae, Cascade torrent salamander
  • Rhyacotriton kezeri, Columbia torrent salamander
  • Rhyacotriton olympicus, Olympic torrent salamander

Salamandridae (Newts)

  • Taricha granulosa, Rough-skinned newt

ANURA (FROGS)

Ascaphidae (Tailed frog)

  • Ascaphus truei, Coastal tailed frog
  • Ascaphus montanus, Rocky Mountain tailed frog

Bufonidae (True toads)

  • Bufo boreas, Western toad
  • Bufo woodhousei, Woodhouse toad

Hylidae (Treefrogs)

  • Pseudacris regilla, Pacific treefrog

Pelobatidae (Spadefoot toads)

  • Scaphiopus intermontanus, Great Basin spadefoot toad

Ranidae (True frogs)

  • Rana aurora, Northern red-legged frog
  • Rana cascadae, Cascades frog
  • Rana catesbeiana, Bullfrog
  • Rana clamitans, Green frog
  • Rana luteiventris, Columbia spotted frog
  • Rana pipiens, Leopard frog
  • Rana pretiosa, Oregon spotted frog

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