Ambystomatidae – Mole Salamander family
The Blue Spotted Salamander has a dark body with speckled blue dots on its side.
The Spotted Salamander has a dark body with 2 lines of yellow dots down its body.
Plethodontidae – Lungless Salamander family
The Eastern Red-backed Salamander has a dark gray body with a red stripe down its back. Sometimes, the salamander lacks the red on its back and is just gray in color.
The Eastern Newt has 3 distinct life stages, an aquatic larval phase, a terrestrial eft stage, and another aquatic stage but as an adult.