Classification
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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

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forestnymph

Date

August 16, 2016 12:19 PM PDT

Description

Larva with gills.

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

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hfabian

Date

August 6, 2016 11:11 AM PDT

Description

Larva

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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hfabian

Date

August 6, 2016 11:10 AM PDT

Description

Adult.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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thefruithunter

Date

June 26, 2016 03:21 PM PDT

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

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cedric_lee

Date

August 4, 2016 03:48 PM PDT

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

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gregpauly

Date

August 1, 2016 06:54 PM PDT

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Date

March 22, 2016 03:36 PM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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cdegroof

Date

July 24, 2016 10:20 AM PDT

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

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lofgren

Date

July 19, 2016 10:37 AM PDT

Description

He was swimming around under some water plants.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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cdegroof

Date

July 16, 2016 01:34 PM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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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).

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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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