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  • Scientific Names
    • Taricha torosa
    • Taricha torosa sierrae
    • Taricha torosa torosa
    • Triton torosa
  • English
    • California Newt
    • Coast Range Newt
    • Sierra Newt

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Recent observations

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

cdegroof

Date

July 24, 2016 10:20 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

lofgren

Date

July 19, 2016 10:37 AM PDT

Description

He was swimming around under some water plants.

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

cdegroof

Date

July 16, 2016 01:34 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

ajzellmer

Date

July 14, 2016 11:35 AM PDT

Description

My best guess is Taricha torosa based on location

Photos / Sounds

What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

keatonbates

Date

July 12, 2016 11:38 AM PDT

Description

This species of newt was discovered next to a small pond under a log. It was the only one found in the area. It was fairly small (roughly 3.5 inches long).

Photos / Sounds

What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

mirone

Date

July 12, 2016 11:35 AM PDT

Description

I saw a small California newt baby, about an inch long, under log, and had smooth skin.

Photos / Sounds

What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

isilver

Date

April 10, 2016 03:39 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

July 9, 2016 08:15 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 2, 2016 11:01 AM PDT

Description

Many observed.

Photos / Sounds

What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

ajzellmer

Date

June 27, 2016 09:55 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

ajzellmer

Date

June 27, 2016 10:53 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

natureinla

Date

May 11, 2016

Description

Observation and photo by @seadana via Instagram #natureinLA

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Description from Wikipedia

The California newt or orange-bellied newt, with scientific name Taricha torosa, is a newt species endemic to California, in the Western United States.

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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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