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Ensatina eschscholtzii  (Ensatina)

Photo of Ensatina eschscholtzii by Kristiina  Ovaska
© Kristiina Ovaska (Photo ID #2625)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Greater Victoria Watershed, Vancouver Island Photographer Kristiina Ovaska
Habitat Old-growth coniferous forest
Photo Date March 21, 1997 Upload Date December 31, 2007
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 2625
Notes Head of adult male, showing characteristic enlarged lips. Note also nasolabial grooves between nostril and upper lip that aid in olfaction and are present in all members of the family Plethodontidae.

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