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Wehrle's Salamander an Indiana County Native

Wehrle's Salamander was first discovered in Indiana County, PA in 1911 and named after its discoverer, R. W. Wehrle (1852- 1937). Mr. Wehrle was a successful businessman and an accomplished naturalist who documented many species of reptiles and amphibians in Indiana County during his lifetime. Mr. Wehrle credited his long and healthy life to daily walks in nature.