Description: 3 - 5 inches. Four-toed Salamanders are reddish orange salamander, with a bright white belly with dark mottling.
Similar Species: Red-backed Salamanders often occur in the same habitat as Four-toed Salamanders, but unlike Four-toed Salamanders, Red-backed Salamanders have a dark belly.
Comments: This species has a limited distribution in Minnesota, and often occurs near bogs and alder swamps surrounded by forested uplands. Often abundant where found, seemingly suitable habitat nearby may lack this species.