Ommatotriton

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Ommatotriton
Ommatotriton vittatus.JPG
Southern Banded Newt (Ommatotriton vittatus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Caudata
Family: Salamandridae
Genus: Ommatotriton
Gray, 1850
Species

Ommatotriton ophryticus
Ommatotriton vittatus

Ommatotriton or Banded Newts is a genus of salamander in the Salamandridae family.

Taxonomy[edit]

Formerly placed in genus Triturus, it currently contains two species:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2011-01-31). "Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference". New York, USA: American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 25 June 2011. 

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