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Ichthyosaura alpestris (pics)

This is a discussion on Ichthyosaura alpestris (pics) within the Eurasian Newts (Triturus, former Triturus, Calotriton & Euproctus).. forums, part of the Species, Genus & Family Discussions category; Hi everyone! If you like alpine newts stay tuned, I will be posting updated photos throughout my alpestris' life starting ...

Eurasian Newts (Triturus, former Triturus, Calotriton & Euproctus).. Triturus and its relatives (Ichthyosaura/Mesotriton, Lissotriton, and Ommatotriton) are a diverse and widespread group of newts. While mainly European, several species can be found in the Near and Middle East. Euproctus, the brook newts, are confined to Corsica and Sardinia.

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Hi everyone! If you like alpine newts stay tuned, I will be posting updated photos throughout my alpestris' life starting today! I have a male and a female there are about a year old, 2016 hatchlings, I obtained them from a member i met here on this forum!
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I love Alpine newts! I have a male that looks almost identical to the one you have there, is he I. a apuanus?



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I believe it is although im not sure if you can tell just by the speckled throat? here is also some pics of my gorgeous female.
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The person i got them from confirmed that they are indeed apuanis!



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