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    • 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
  • French
    • triton vert

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Recent observations

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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erikamitchell

Date

May 5, 2014 01:27 PM EDT

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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erikamitchell

Date

August 18, 2014 09:26 AM EDT

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eastern newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

April 25, 2010 02:44 PM EDT

Description

Mating behavior

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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erikamitchell

Date

September 13, 2008 02:42 PM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 26, 2011 01:29 PM EDT

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eastern newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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erikamitchell

Date

May 6, 2007 02:17 PM EDT

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eastern newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

June 4, 2011 09:19 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

April 4, 2010 07:39 PM EDT

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

June 18, 2011 09:27 AM EDT

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eastern newt Notophthalmus viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

May 18, 2007 07:34 AM EDT

Place

adamant vt (Google, OSM)

Description

Elft

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 21, 2014 07:58 AM EDT

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 5, 2013 10:49 AM 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.