IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Southern red-backed salamanders occur in four disjunct populations in the southern United States. These ranges are: the Salem Plateau of southeast Missouri, the Ouachita Mountains of extreme southeast Oklahoma and west-central Arkansas, the Piedmont Plateau and Blue Ridge Mountains of northwest Georgia and nearby portions of extreme eastern Alabama, eastern Tennessee, and western North Carolina, and, finally, in isolated locations in central Louisiana.

Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Native )


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