Reproduction : Although little is known about dwarf waterdog reproduction, based on behavior of closely related species it is likely that mating occurs in winter and that females lay eggs sometime between March and May. Dwarf salamanders inhabit the edges of Carolina bays, migrating to the bays in spring (in some permanent bays) or fall (for more temporary bays) in order to breed. Dwarf four-toed salamander Eurycea rathbuni (Stejneger, 1896) Texas blind salamander Eurycea robusta (Longley, 1978) Blanco blind salamander Eurycea sosorum Chippindale, Price & Hillis, 1993: Barton Springs salamander Eurycea spelaea (Stejneger, 1892) Grotto salamander Eurycea subfluvicola (Steffen, Irwin, Blair, and Bonett, 2014) Ouachita streambed salamander Eurycea tonkawae … A scaly lizard skin does not grow like other animals; most of the lizards shed their skin, or molt, in large flakes. What happens to an astronaut’s bones in space? There are only three toes on the front limbs and the bushy, external gills sometimes hide the relatively reduced front limbs. Diet: Dwarf waterdogs will eat most animals that are small enough for them to swallow including worms, insects and other aquatic invertebrates. Write. Superficially, the dwarf salamander may look like a tiny southern two-lined salamander, but there is one sure character for diagnosis: The dwarf salamander has only four toes on each of its back feet, whereas all other Eurycea have five (as do most other salamanders). The Spotted Salamander, also known as the ‘Yellow Spotted Salamander’, is a species of secretive, forest-dwelling American mole salamander that has got its common name from the two rows of yellow or orange spots, spread all over its body. Males mature at less than one year of age, but females take twice as long to reach first reproduction. The easiest food to find to feed captive larval salamander or neotonic salamanders (those that remain aquatic) are brine shrimp and black worms. The smallest lizard is the tiny dwarf gecko that grows to 0.6 inches long and weighs .0042 pounds. //