Taricha torosa
California newt, Sierra Newt, Coast Range Newt
Subgenus: Taricha
family: Salamandridae
subfamily: Pleurodelinae

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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: United States

U.S. state distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: California


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IUCN (Red List) status: Least Concern (LC).
For Red List information on this species, see the IUCN species account.

From Nussbaum and Brodie, 1981. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles.

From Laura Blackburn, Priya Nanjappa, and Michael J. Lannoo (2001) US Amphibian Dist. Maps (

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