SUZANNE L. & JOSEPH T. COLLINS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SUZANNE L. & JOSEPH T. COLLINS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Red salamander. Red salamander (Pseudotriton ruber) on leaves. This amphibian lives in woodland around streams and swamps in the eastern USA. It feeds mainly on insects and worms. During dry periods it shelters under leaves or rocks, but in rainy times it ventures considerable distances from water. It may reach a length of 20 centime- tres. Photographed in Walker County, Georgia, USA.
Model release not required. Property release not required.