Wednesday, 11 June 2008

Photo of the Day #10: Alpine Newt

Female Alpine Newt ("Carmella")
Mesotriton alpestris (Laurenti, 1768)
Salamandridae; Caudata; Amphibia; Chordata
Own collection
June 2008

One of about 8 new Alpine newts, I say "about" because two are adults and the rest are tadpoles and there were 6 at last count

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