Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Eastern Newt

Notophthalmus viridescens

Description:

Red eft stage. Approximately 2.5 inches long.

Habitat:

Found on a wet, rainy rural road.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

3 Comments

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

(Notophthalmus) Gr. noto = mark + Gr. ophtalmus = eye — ref. eye spots on sides and back

(viridescens) L. viridescens slightly green — ref. common greenish color

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Thanks Carol!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 8 years ago

Beautiful!

LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Nov 6, 2013
Submitted on Nov 15, 2013

Related Spottings

Eastern Newt Eastern Newt Eastern Newt Eastern Newt

Nearby Spottings

Eastern tiger salamander Spotted Salamander Eastern Tiger Salamander Eastern Tiger Salamander
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team