Plethodon cinereus (Redback Salamander) predation

Herpetological Review
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In 1999 at the Patuxent Research Refuge, we observed a large rove beetle (Staphylinus maculosus) consuming an eviscerated redback salamander (Plethodon cinereus) underneath a coverboard. Rove beetles typically eat invertebrates.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Plethodon cinereus (Redback Salamander) predation
Series title Herpetological Review
Volume 31
Issue 2
Year Published 2000
Language English
Contributing office(s) Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description 98-99
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Larger Work Title Herpetological Review
First page 98
Last page 99
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