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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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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

August 3, 2015 03:56 PM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

August 1, 2015 04:32 PM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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leopold

Date

July 22, 2015

Description

alone in pond, pond had a very low water height, almost looked like it was sunbathing, a rock was turned over revealing at least 100 baby newts were under it, clear skies, about 78 out

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

kaia

Date

July 22, 2015

Description

Found in pound about one for deep. Surrounded by oaks and penny royal. Red algae grow on other side.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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wdthein

Date

July 18, 2015 03:30 PM PDT

Description

Heading out of the water.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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hfabian

Date

July 11, 2015

Description

Males in aquatic phase.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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richardwasson

Date

July 10, 2015

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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dougbender

Date

July 10, 2015 10:39 AM PDT

Description

California Newt

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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rberchin

Date

July 10, 2015 10:37 AM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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rberchin

Date

July 10, 2015 10:37 AM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

ktracy

Date

July 10, 2015 10:37 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 7, 2015

Place

Briones (Google, OSM)

Description

Several in pond.

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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.