California newt

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Related to California newt: Taricha, Taricha granulosa
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Noun1.California newt - newt that is similar to Taricha granulosa in characteristics and habitat
Pacific newt - any of several rough-skinned newts found in western North America
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Using California newt (Taricha tarosa) as a model, Kaplan (1985) also showed that larvae from larger eggs completed metamorphosis earlier at a larger body size under abundant food conditions.
clarkii has been linked to diminishing numbers of California newt (Taricha torosa), a species of special concern (Kats et al.
Great Homed Owl death from predation of a toxic California newt.
California newt adults feed preferentially on worms over conspecific young, and there is no evidence for adult adaptations specifically for cannibalism (Elliott et al.
We have taken advantage of a major chaparral wildfire to examine if fire indirectly impacts the feeding ecology of the California newt (Taricha torosa).
California newt and the eastern salamander) also possess tetrodotoxin in lethal quantities (3) (Table 1).
The federally funded study found that urban streams were missing native amphibians such as California newts and tree frogs, but were rife with introduced, invasive species including crawfish, bass, bluegill and bullfrogs.
Ledson Marsh serves as a breeding ground for many local amphibians, including California red-legged frogs (Rana draytoni), California newts (Taricha torosa) and rough-skinned newts (T.

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