Globally near threatened (NT) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Portuguese
    • Tritão-marmoreado-pigmeu
  • Scientific Names
    • Triturus pygmaeus
  • English
    • Pygmy Marbled Newt
    • Southern Marbled Newt
  • Unknown
    • Triton pigmeo
    • Triton verdinegro
    • Triton pygmee
    • Zwer-Marmormolch
  • Spanish
    • Tritón Pigmeo

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What

Pygmy Marbled Newt Triturus pygmaeus

Observer

sindic

Date

December 21, 2010

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What

Pygmy Marbled Newt Triturus pygmaeus

Observer

snake

Date

April 11, 2012

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Description from Wikipedia

The southern marbled newt or pygmy marbled newt (Triturus pygmaeus) is a species of salamander in the Salamandridae family. It is found in Portugal and Spain. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, rivers, intermittent rivers, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, arable land, pastureland, rural gardens, water storage areas, ponds, open excavations, irrigated land, canals and ditches. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.