Salamandra s. salamandra portraits, dorsal pattern and mating behaviour

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Hi,
here are some shots from yesterday`s rainy afternoon. I was trying out my new lens also.
 

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Hi Juraj,

I never noticed these and I'm so glad you posted them, thank you!!! A few of these look like what many refer to as Salamander s. "beschkovi". Particularly the mating pair. Would you agree?

Hope to hear from you!

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Hi Juraj,

I never noticed these and I'm so glad you posted them, thank you!!! A few of these look like what many refer to as Salamander s. "beschkovi". Particularly the mating pair. Would you agree?

Hope to hear from you!

-John
Hi John,

I agree , nominate and beschkovi are hardly recognizable without knowing locality data.
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Hi John,

I agree , nominate and beschkovi are hardly recognizable without knowing locality data.
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How close is this to the Carpathian Mountains?
 

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Actually this is South-western part of Carpahian Mountains close to the town of Bojnice
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So that would make them "beschkovi" for sure! Thank you! I would love to see habitat photos please, or photos of anything else you might have there.

Thanks,

John
 
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