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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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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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susanelliott

Date

September 27, 2016 10:56 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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matthew71

Date

September 27, 2016 08:35 AM EDT

Description

Helped this little one cross the footpath at WDS.

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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erikamitchell

Date

July 25, 2016 01:39 PM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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beeboy

Date

September 25, 2016 10:56 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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anneguerriero

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September 21, 2016

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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kkellman

Date

September 24, 2016 10:18 AM PDT

Description

under water. 2 seen from bridge

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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kkellman

Date

September 24, 2016 06:11 AM PDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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djm

Date

September 24, 2016 10:03 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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utaw

Date

September 17, 2016 02:48 PM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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erikamitchell

Date

July 13, 2016 10:22 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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usfsbioblitz

Date

September 21, 2016 12:40 PM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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usfsbioblitz

Date

September 21, 2016 12:33 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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