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Eft of a Central Newt in the Missouri Ozarks

This Eft is an unusual small salamander with bright orange skin. This salamander will spend 3-5 years on land before transforming into the adult stage of the Central Newt. These are found across the Ozark hills of Missouri and Arkansas.

TAGS: Amphibian, Missouri, Salamander

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Branson, Missouri, United States of America
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© John Miller.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2015
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 8, 2016, 1:55 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5000
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION Reeds Spring, Missouri, United States of America