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Red-spotted newt (terrestrial juvenile stage)

Notophthalmus viridescens

Description:

Salamander in WV

Habitat:

Sandstone, WV

2 Species ID Suggestions

Red-Spotted Newt
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern newt
BudShinall
BudShinall 10 years ago
Red-spotted newt (terrestrial juvenile stage)
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern newt


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5 Comments

alyakdraw
alyakdraw 10 years ago

S Frazier, thank you so much!!

BudShinall
BudShinall 10 years ago

Great spotting.

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 10 years ago

Hello, nice spotting! Although salamanders including newts look like lizards (reptiles), they are in fact amphibians. I moved it to that group for you :-)

alexis.loves.horses
alexis.loves.horses 10 years ago

I just saw one a few hours ago too!

harsuame
harsuame 10 years ago

Wow color intenso !!! genial

alyakdraw
Spotted by
alyakdraw

West Virginia, USA

Spotted on Jun 1, 2012
Submitted on Jun 2, 2012

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