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  • Italian
    • Tritone americano orientale
  • Scientific Names
    • Notophthalmus viridescens
    • Diemictylus viridescens
    • Diemictylus viridescens viridescens
    • Salamandra dorsalis
    • Triturus viridescens
  • English
    • Eastern Newt
    • Broken-striped Newt
    • Central Newt
    • Peninsula Newt
    • Red-spotted Newt
    • Red Spotted Newt
    • Red Eft
  • French
    • triton vert

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Recent observations

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What

Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Date

June 27, 2016 12:00 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: 22 degrees C. Overcast/cloudy

Habitat Type: Forest.

Behavior Observed: Under cover.

Description: Eft stage.

Additional Comments:

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Date

June 27, 2016 11:21 AM EDT

Description

Number of Individuals Seen: 1

Weather Conditions: 21 degrees C. Overcast/cloudy.

Habitat Type: Forest adjacent to seep.

Behavior Observed: Under cover (log).

Description: Adult.

Additional Comments:

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What

Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Observer

danguinto

Date

June 26, 2016 02:14 PM EDT

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Observer

maractwin

Date

June 25, 2016 11:54 PM EDT

Place

Athol, MA (Google, OSM)

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

June 24, 2016

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

er1kksen

Date

July 25, 2015

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

charlie

Date

June 23, 2016 11:04 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Date

June 23, 2016 11:15 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Date

June 22, 2016 11:19 PM EDT

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What

Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Observer

chloe971

Date

the past

Place

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What

Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Date

the past

Place

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

megan_c

Date

June 24, 2014 02:02 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The eastern newt (Notophthalmus viridescens) is a common newt of eastern North America. They frequent small lakes, ponds, and streams or near-by wet forests. They can coexist in an aquatic environment with small, noncarnivorous fish, as their skin secretes a poisonous substance when the newt is threatened or injured. They have lifespans of 12 to 15 years in the wild, and may grow to five inches in length. These newts are common aquarium pets, being either...

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Conservation Summary

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