Picture of the Day

Western Tiger Salamander

September 8, 2021   ―-  Archive

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2021-09-08
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Here is a western tiger salamander (Ambystoma mavortium)) in our window well in Longmont, Colorado on September 8, 2013. The western tiger salamander was designated the official state amphibian of Colorado in 2012.

Equipment used: Olympus SP-720UZ digital camera.

Authors: Richard Hollos and Stefan Hollos