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Eurycea guttolineata (Three-lined Salamander)

Synonyms: Eurycea longicauda guttolineata; Salamandra guttolineata

Wikipedia Abstract

The three-lined salamander (Eurycea guttolineata) is a species of salamander in the Plethodontidae family, endemic to the United States. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, rivers, intermittent rivers, swamps, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, freshwater springs, and canals and ditches. It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Eurycea guttolineata

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 19.13
EDGE Score: 3


Prey / Diet

Aquarius remigis (Common water strider)[1]
Armadillidium vulgare (pillbug)[1]
Camponotus pennsylvanicus (black carpenter ant)[1]
Corydalus cornutus (dobsonfly)[1]
Daphnia ambigua (Water flea)[1]
Hyalella azteca (Scud)[1]
Hypogastrura nivicola (snow flea)[1]
Limnodrilus hoffmeisteri (Aquatic worm)[1]
Lithobius forficatus (Brown centipede)[1]
Macrocyclops albidus (Copepod)[1]
Narceus americanus (North american millipede)[1]
Phidippus audax (Daring Jumping Spider)[1]
Pterostichus melanarius (Common black ground beetle)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)4
Aix sponsa (Wood Duck)1
Ambystoma maculatum (Spotted Salamander)9
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)2
Anaxyrus americanus americanus (Eastern American Toad)9
Archilochus colubris (Ruby-throated Hummingbird)1
Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)1
Aythya affinis (Lesser Scaup)1
Baeolophus bicolor (Tufted Titmouse)2
Cardinalis cardinalis (Northern Cardinal)2
Charadrius vociferus (Killdeer)5
Colinus virginianus (Northern Bobwhite)4
Cryptotis parva (North American Least Shrew)4
Cyanocitta cristata (Blue Jay)1
Eptesicus fuscus (big brown bat)2
Geothlypis trichas (Common Yellowthroat)3
Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)5
Lithobates sphenocephalus sphenocephalus (Florida Leopard Frog)8
Lithobates sylvaticus (Wood Frog)7
Megaceryle alcyon (Belted Kingfisher)1
Meleagris gallopavo (Wild Turkey)5
Mephitis mephitis (Striped Skunk)3
Mimus polyglottos (Northern Mockingbird)3
Molothrus ater (Brown-headed Cowbird)3
Myiarchus crinitus (Great Crested Flycatcher)1
Notophthalmus viridescens (Eastern Newt)8
Peromyscus leucopus (white-footed mouse)2
Phalacrocorax auritus (Double-crested Cormorant)1
Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)1
Plethodon cinereus (Eastern Red-backed Salamander)3
Poecile carolinensis (Carolina Chickadee)1
Procyon lotor (Raccoon)1
Pseudacris crucifer (Spring Peeper)7
Quiscalus quiscula (Common Grackle)2
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat)1
Scalopus aquaticus (Eastern Mole)5
Sialia sialis (Eastern Bluebird)3
Sitta carolinensis (White-breasted Nuthatch)3
Strix varia (Barred Owl)1
Sturnus vulgaris (European Starling)3
Thryothorus ludovicianus (Carolina Wren)3
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)4
Zenaida macroura (Mourning Dove)1
Zonotrichia albicollis (White-throated Sparrow)2


Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)[1]
Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)[1]
Chelydra serpentina (Common Snapping Turtle)[1]
Corvus brachyrhynchos (American Crow)[1]
Megaceryle alcyon (Belted Kingfisher)[1]
Mephitis mephitis (Striped Skunk)[1]
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox)[1]


Ampelocissus latifolia (American ivy)[1]
Carex stricta (upright sedge)[1]
Cephalanthus tetrandra (Buttonbush)[1]
Leucobryum glaucum (leucobryum moss)[1]
Osmundastrum cinnamomeum (cinnamon fern)[1]
Pteridium aquilinum (northern bracken fern)[1]
Salix nigra (black willow)[1]
Saururus cernuus (lizard's tail)[1]
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)[1]
Typha latifolia (Reedmace)[1]


Parasitized by 
Batracholandros magnavulvaris <Unverified Name>[2]

Range Map

North America;



Species recognized by McDiarmid R.W., 2009-09-01, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Study of Northern Virginia Ecology 2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
EDGE analysis provided by EDGE of Existence programme, Zoological Society of London
Range map provided by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), Conservation International & NatureServe.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access