Eurycea arenicola Stuart, Beamer, Farrington, Beane, Chek, Pusser, Som, Stephan, Sever, and Braswell, 2020

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Eurycea > Species: Eurycea arenicola

Eurycea arenicola Stuart, Beamer, Farrington, Beane, Chek, Pusser, Som, Stephan, Sever, and Braswell, 2020, Herpetologica, 76: 430. Holotype: NCSM 79040, by original designation. Type locality: "North Carolina, Moore County, 8.7 air-kilometers (air km) WSW center of Pinebluff, alive on secondary road (SR) 1004 (= Hoffman Road), 0.1 road kilometers (rd km) NNW of Drowning Creek (= Richmond County line), 35.06600°N, 79.55000°W, 89 m elevation (elev.)". 

English Names

Carolina Sandhills Salamander (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the sandhills physiographic region of North Carolina (USA), with vouchered localities in Harnett, Hoke, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond, Robeson, and Scotland counties, and likely to occur in Cumberland county.  

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.