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Alpine newt

Ichthyosaura alpestris

Description:

Black backs with a bright orange underside, floats below the surface and occasionally swimming in a serpentine form

Habitat:

Inhabiting pools amid the forest in the French Alps

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Phil Armstrong
Spotted by
Phil Armstrong

Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Jun 5, 2014
Submitted on Jun 5, 2014

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