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Smooth Newt?

Observed: 25th September 2012 By: JamesCommonJamesCommon’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesJamesCommon’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesJamesCommon’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
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Alpine Newt

Wow, so an unusual find then? It was very small if that helps..

James Common
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Relatively uncommon

It's certainly uncommon compared to the native species, but they have been found in a lot of places, mostly as released pets. It's a young animal, the adults are slightly larger than an adult smooth newt.

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Thanks :) thats a new one for

Thanks :) thats a new one for me then!

James Common
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