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Definition of Newts

Newt
Newt Newt, n. [OE. ewt, evete, AS. efete, with n prefixed, an ewt being understood as a newt. Cf. Eft.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small aquatic salamanders. The common British species are the crested newt (Triton cristatus) and the smooth newt (Lophinus punctatus). In America, Diemictylus viridescens is one of the most abundant species.

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- Salamandridae, newts are semiaquatic, alternating between aquatic and terrestrial habitats. Not all aquatic salamanders are considered newts, however. More...
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- European newts.: 221  This genus was found to be polyphyletic, containing several unrelated lineages, and the small-bodied newts, including the smooth newt, were...
- The skin of newts is not as slippery as the skin of salamanders and may appear to be rough and dry for parts of their lives. Peninsula newt (Notophthalmus...
- California NewtCalifornia newt facts. Mister-toad.com: mating behavior of California newts – with video. Caudata.org: Culture of California newts (Taricha...
- has resulted in the newts producing levels of toxin far in excess of what is needed to kill any other conceivable predator. Some newts secrete enough toxins...
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- other newts are the main enemies.: 73–77 Predator pressure can affect the phenotype of developing alpine newts. In an experiment, alpine newt larvae...
- concerned with the discovery of the Newts, their exploitation and evolution, and growing tensions between humans and the Newts in the lead-up to the war. The...
- common than in the small-bodied newts.: 64–71  Development in the northern crested newt marbled newts crested newts T. marmoratus and T. pygmaeus T....