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Observed: 1st June 2013 By: ChalkieChalkie’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesChalkie’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
DSC04340 newt

I thought this was a Great Crested juvenile, because of the bluish flash on the tail, but now I'm not so sure, as one of my books shows this colouration on Smooth Newt males. We do definitely have an adult Great Crested in the pond. Advice welcomed - for garden bioblitz.

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Species with which Smooth Newt (Lissotriton vulgaris) interacts