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    • Taricha torosa
    • Taricha torosa sierrae
    • Taricha torosa torosa
    • Triton torosa
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    • California Newt
    • Coast Range Newt
    • Sierra Newt

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Recent observations

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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 30, 2015

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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jmaughn

Date

March 26, 2015

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Square

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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annyperalta

Date

March 19, 2015 08:50 AM MST

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Square

What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

bowles_christina

Date

November 29, 2014 04:26 PM PST

Description

A newt I found while in Geyserville awhile back.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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jmaughn

Date

March 23, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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Square

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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

mallikajayaraman

Date

March 22, 2015 12:21 PM PDT

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Square

What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

dominic

Date

March 21, 2015

Description

My friend found this and sent me a photo wanting to know what it was. I told him and when he found out it was one of the most poisonous animals in the world, he thought he was going to die. I reassured him that just as long as he didn't eat(which he didn't) he would be fine.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 21, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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alohajohnny

Date

March 19, 2015 02:52 PM PDT

Description

In Sonoma Creek.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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jmaughn

Date

March 18, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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jmaughn

Date

March 17, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

sjordan1

Date

March 8, 2014

Description

California newt; Bear Canyon, San Gabriel Mountains, elevation appx. 3000 feet

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Description from Wikipedia

The California newt or orange-bellied newt, with scientific name Taricha torosa, is a newt found mainly in California, Western North America.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.