Salamanders

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Amphibians. All newts are salamanders but not all salamanders are newts.

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Luristan newt (aka Kaiser's Spotted Newt). The luristan newt is a type of salamander and is endemic to the southern Zagros Mountains in Iran, but it now only survives in captivity.

35 Of The World's Rarest Animals

All of the species on this list are critically endangered and will disappear entirely — unless drastic measures are taken to save them.

Marbled Newt (Triturus marmoratus), spotted by AntónioGinjaGinja in Braga, Portugal

Marbled Newt

Project Noah is a tool that nature lovers can use to explore and document local wildlife and a common technology platform that research groups can use to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Pseudotriton ruber schencki: Black-chinned Red Salamander

Pseudotriton ruber schencki: Black-chinned Red Salamander

Adult from the Appalachian Trail in western North Carolina.

Rough Skinned Newt

"Put me down"....

Another Rough Skinned Newt (Taricha granulosa) in my neighborhood woods today. I moved him [ yes it was a him] off the trail.....but just had to snap a shot before putting him down.

Birds, 4 | Dusky's Wonders

Birds, 4

More birds. Who knew birds could exhibit endless colors, shapes, attitudes, situations or perfect, precise moments caught by gifted and patient photographers.

Axolotl <3

Photo Gallery: The Fabulous World of the Axolotl - DER SPIEGEL - International

The axolotl may be almost extinct in its home country of Mexico but it is certainly thriving in German research laboratories, where scientists are examining its fascinating ability to regenerate its amputated limbs. The axolotl looks just as impressive in a domestic aquarium.

Salamander

live an extraordinary life

fullmoonpagan: “ loveforearth: “Salamander” by Lorenzo Shoubridge ”

The axolotl, sometimes called the water monster, is a kind of fish salamander that is highly sought after in research circles due to its abilities to regenerate, but it is quickly becoming extinct.

The axolotl, sometimes called the water monster, is a kind of fish salamander that is highly sought after in research circles due to its abilities to regenerate, but it is quickly becoming extinct.