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Taricha sierrae
Sierra Newt
Subgenus: Taricha
family: Salamandridae
subfamily: Pleurodelinae
 
Species Description: Kuchta SR 2007 Contact zones and species limits: hybridization between lineages of the California Newt, Taricha torosa, in the southern Sierra Nevada. Herpetologica 63:332-350.

© 2003 Russell Towle (1 of 37)
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
NatureServe Status Use NatureServe Explorer to see status.
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status Stable or Expanding (Jennings 1996)

   

 

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