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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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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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beepboop

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July 4, 2012 08:54 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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sarahkuppert

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July 24, 2016 09:38 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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uniflora

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July 24, 2016 09:40 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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pat_lorch

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July 24, 2016 04:38 PM EDT

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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melodyguo

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July 6, 2016 08:56 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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karolina

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July 24, 2016 09:47 AM EDT

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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beepboop

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July 4, 2012 08:47 AM EDT

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Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens ssp. viridescens

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beepboop

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June 16, 2013 08:40 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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erikamitchell

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July 16, 2016 04:02 PM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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swampy

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July 20, 2016

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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jhbarry

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July 20, 2016 07:36 AM EDT

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Eastern Newt Notophthalmus viridescens

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karolina

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July 19, 2016 08:06 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.
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