AmphibiaWeb - Taricha sierrae


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Taricha sierrae (Twitty, 1942)
Sierra Newt
Subgenus: Taricha
family: Salamandridae
subfamily: Pleurodelinae
genus: Taricha
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.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC)
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National Status None
Regional Status Stable or Expanding (Jennings 1996)
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U.S. state distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: California

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