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Smooth newt

Observed: 22nd March 2011 By: WTSWW
The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales
IMG00123-20100322-0918
Description:

smooth newt by pond

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

BDeed's picture

I've gone with the Palmate id

I've gone with the Palmate id as it seems to have a stump of the filament on its tail (bitten off?) and also seems to have a crested tail but none on its back (or an obvious collapsed one seeing as its out of water).

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thanks

wish I had taken some more shots of it now...

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