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Fire Salamanders (Salamandra) The first salamanders described, this diverse genus of species and subspecies can be found throughout Europe and the Near-East. They are the animals that first come to mind when most people hear the word "salamander".

 

 

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Old 29th January 2006   #1
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Yesterday while photographing the CB Salamandra algira of my father I noticed this defensive behaviour; I've seen this in the wild in Corsica too.

Does anyone recognize this behaviour from ssp of Salamandra salamandra in the wild or in captivity?

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