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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California Newt Taricha torosa

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vireolanius

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December 15, 2006 09:01 PM PST

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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jocelynmartinez

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June 14, 2016 10:19 AM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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moonlightrunner

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June 13, 2016

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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aarmenta42

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June 16, 2016

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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adee1083

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June 14, 2016

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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rossleon97

Date

May 18, 2016

Description

During our filed studies in Chantry Flats I was able to spot and observes a California Newt I believe. It is classified in the "Animalia Kingdom". It is in the "Amphibia" class as well. The California newt is apart of the "Salamandridae" family.The order is falls under is the "Caudata". And is also known as the "Taricha torosa".

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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rayf2010

Date

June 15, 2016

Description

Found swimming in the water! Contains tetrodotoxin do not eat.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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waverider22

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June 13, 2016 10:10 AM PDT

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Found near Bear Canyon

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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cvvigil

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March 30, 2016 09:33 AM PDT

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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richardwasson

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June 21, 2016

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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elopez94

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June 14, 2016 10:19 AM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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California Newt Taricha torosa

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regina7

Date

June 2, 2016
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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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