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Salamandra

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  1. So nice to se one of these...BTW welcome to JD! Posted 9 months ago

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The fire salamander is possibly the best-known salamander species in Europe. It is black with yellow spots or stripes to a varying degree; some specimens can be nearly completely black while on others the yellow is dominant. Shades of red and orange may sometimes appear, either replacing or mixing with the yellow according to subspecies. Fire salamanders can have a very long lifespan. A salamander lived for more than 50 years in Museum Koenig, a German natural history museum.

Similar species: Salamanders
Species identified by Vesna Marić
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By Vesna Marić

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Uploaded Jan 14, 2020. Captured Oct 14, 2007 15:24.
  • HP PhotoSmart R507 (V01.00)
  • f/4.8
  • 1/125s
  • ISO100
  • 17.39mm