Scientists Have Captured a Giant, ‘Mythical’ Siren Species in Florida

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Salamanders are, by their very nature, slippery creatures. Perhaps none so slippery as the mysterious ‘leopard eel’ – an amphibian spotted intermittently in the waters of Florida over the last few decades that somehow managed to elude scientific st

Source: Scientists Have Captured a Giant, ‘Mythical’ Siren Species in Florida

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Red-spotted newt

Red-spotted newt

Notophthalmus viridescens, also known as the Eastern newt. At Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport, CT.