Vernal Pools for Me – Week 14 – Unisexual Salamanders

A Web Comic – by Laura Bollert with Kris Hoffmann

Unisexual Salamanders are an all female “species”. Since there are no males to be dads, the moms partner up with other species to reproduce. In New England they can mate with Jefferson Salamanders and Blue-Spotted salamanders, and the offspring have the DNA of these two species. Confused? So are we.
To learn more about Unisexual Salamanders (and how they need Blue-Spotted Salamanders and Jefferson Salamanders) Visit Our Blog.
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