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Notophthalmus viridescens piaropicola larvae pics

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Hi,

here are some pics of the development from my biggest peninsular newt larva. The time period is from march till may.
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Lovely pics, congrats on your continued success with this species. :)



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Thanks.

The next batch - may till june.
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And the last, from july till early august.

Not sure, but possibly this larva is neotenic. It is now ~55 mm long.

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A few new pics. Dates are 08/09, 08/10, 08/14 and 08/20
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