Reproductive behaviour of the Alpine newt Triturus alpestris: Mating and oviposition preferences

The aims of this study were to understand the role of body coloration and morphometry in mating, and to understand females' preferences for substrates for oviposition. This paper is unpublished.

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Photographs of Mesotriton alpestris veluchiensis taken during the research.

Triturus alpestris

Triturus alpestris

Triturus alpestris

Triturus alpestris

Triturus alpestris

Triturus alpestris

Triturus alpestris


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