Mertensiella caucasica
Caucasian Salamander
Mertensiella caucasica
Range Turkey: northeastern Anatolia
Georgia: western Georgia
IUCN Red Book Vulnerable
CITES No Listing
First described Waga, 1876
Female M. caucasica.
Mertensiella caucasica
Male M. caucasica. Note that the male has a small spike
at the base of the tail.
Mertensiella caucasica
Female M. caucasica. Coloration is highly variable.
Mertensiella caucasica Mertensiella caucasica

 

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