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Austin blind salamanders, typically juveniles, have been observed at spring outlets. However, probably most of the population lives in subterranean cavities, and its total abundance is unknown, but it seems much less abundant than the sympatric Barton Springs salamander (E. sosorum).
It is a totally aquatic species that is paedomorphic (does not metamorphose).
^Hillis, D.M., Chamberlain, D.A., Wilcox, T.P., & Chippindale, P.T. (2001): A new species of subterranean blind salamander (Plethodontidae: Hemidactyliini: Eurycea: Typhlomolge) from Austin, Texas, and a systematic revision of central Texas paedomorphic salamanders. Herpetologica57: 266-280
^U.S. Geological Survey (2017). "Austin Blind Salamander (Eurycea waterlooensis) aABSAx_CONUS_2001v1 Range Map". Gap Analysis Project. doi:10.5066/F7S46R49.