3-5 organisms found in same alcove of waterfall. variation of size present.
No water was near this organism 20+ meters till next water. Area had retained moisture however.
Found walking about within area underneath a boulder.
Found wedged among rocks.
Found 2 organisms secluded in crevices underneath a boulder.
Juvenile still possessed many aquatic features including remnants of external gills.
Found 2 Taricha torosa wedged into crevice formed of two boulders.
Found 2 juvenile Taricha torosa in small pool fed by a creek. Pool is situated under large boulders.
observed in alcove of waterfall.
Found among 1-2 additional Taricha torosa in alcove of waterfall.
The California newt or orange-bellied newt, with scientific name Taricha torosa, is a newt found mainly in California, Western North America.