Larvae of the Alpine newt Ichthyosaura (Triturus) alpestris

  • external gills
  • no yellow spot at base of legs
  • no golden iris ring
    (look at enlargment of the eye, right)
  • tail fin heavily marbled,
    crest continuously stoutly marbled
  • Total length: up to 45 mm

Triton alpestre (F); Alpenwatersalamander (NL); Bergvattensalamander (S); Bjergsalamander (DK); Colek horský (CZ)

Apline newt
Alpine newt


[Adult newt]