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Juvenile Lissotriton newts

Observed: 28th September 2012 By: Masked Marvel
The British Herpetological Society
Amphibians and Reptiles expert

Posting this observation to demonstrate the differences between juvenile smooth and palmate newts found at the same site.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Smooth Newt (Lissotriton vulgaris) interacts


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Useful guide

A useful guide that I'll keep note of, thanks.

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Very useful pic

Three herp New Nats and several field guides on my shelves and this photo is more useful than any of them - thanks!

Jamie from Briantspuddle

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...your image and your notes equals no more struggling with newt ID's for me, thank you.