List of amphibians of the Indiana Dunes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is a National Park Service unit on the shore of Lake Michigan in Indiana, USA. A BioBlitz took place there on May 15 and 16, 2009.[1] During that time, a list of organisms was compiled which included a preliminary listing of the (freshwater) amphibians of the area.[2]

List of amphibian species[edit]

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is a National Park Service unit on the shore of Lake Michigan in Indiana, USA. The park has completed numerous inventories over the years and has identified 18 unique species of amphibians without the park boundaries. The park represents the natural habitats along 25 miles of the Lake Michigan shoreline in Indiana.

Salamanders (Caudata)

Toads and Frogs (Anura)

Newt

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
  2. ^ Temporary list of Species found (June 6, 2009)
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Ecology of Miller Woods, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Research Program, Report 90-01; National Park Service, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore; Porter Indiana; 1990
  4. ^ a b c d e f g Environmental Assessment, Portage Lakefront Park, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore; National Park Service; May 2007