Lissotriton vulgaris
Smooth Newt
Subgenus: Lissotriton
family: Salamandridae
subfamily: Pleurodelinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status Not threatened
National Status T. vulgaris lantzi: Red Data Books of Azerbaijan and Russia.
Regional Status Bern Convention (Annex 3). In general, the Smooth Newt is not a threatened species, except for Georgia and Azerbaijan, where it is Indeterminate and Vulnerable, respectively. The conservation status of narrow-ranged subspecies, as well as populations that include neotenic individuals, is Indeterminate. These populations deserve special concern and protection.



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