Missouri Animals
Ozark zigzag salamander   (Plethodon dorsalis angusticlavius)
Vertebrate: Amphibian: Salamanders: Lungless Salamanders
Native North American amphibian


Habitat: seeps, springs, caves
Diet: small arthropods
Natural History: The ozark zigzag salamander is a small salamander that grows to about 3 in length. It is found under rocks in the Ozark highlands of Missouri.


The information is from:
The Amphibians and Reptiles of Missouri by Tom R. Johnson, Missouri Department of Conservation, ©1992