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Lissotriton vulgaris (Lantz's Newt)

Synonyms: Lacerta vulgaris; Lophinus vulgaris; Triturus vulgaris

Wikipedia Abstract

The smooth newt, also known as the common newt (Lissotriton vulgaris; formerly Triturus vulgaris) is the most common newt species of the Lissotriton genus of amphibians. It is found throughout Europe except the far north, areas of Southern France, and the Iberian Peninsula.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
6
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
29
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 12.67
EDGE Score: 2.62

Attributes

Female Maturity [1]  3 years
Male Maturity [1]  2 years
Litter Size [1]  180
Maximum Longevity [1]  20 years

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Map Climate Land
Use
Aegean and Western Turkey sclerophyllous and mixed forests Greece, Turkey, Macedonia Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
Alps conifer and mixed forests Italy, France, Switzerland, Slovenia Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Anatolian conifer and deciduous mixed forests Turkey Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Appenine deciduous montane forests Italy Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Atlantic mixed forests France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Denmark Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Azerbaijan shrub desert and steppe Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran Palearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Balkan mixed forests Turkey, Greece, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Baltic mixed forests Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Poland Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Caledon conifer forests United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Carpathian montane forests Czech Republic, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Caucasus mixed forests Georgia, Russia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Armenia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Celtic broadleaf forests Ireland, United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests  
Central European mixed forests Austria, Belarus, Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, Moldovia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Crimean Submediterranean forest complex Russia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Dinaric Mountains mixed forests Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Italy, Slovenia, Yugoslavia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
East European forest steppe Bulgaria, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Anatolian montane steppe Iran, Turkey, Armenia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
English Lowlands beech forests United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests    
Euxine-Colchic broadleaf forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Illyrian deciduous forests Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Greece Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Italian sclerophyllous and semi-deciduous forests Italy, France Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Kazakh forest steppe Russia, Kazakhstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Kazakh steppe Russia, Kazakhstan Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
North Atlantic moist mixed forests Ireland, United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northern Anatolian conifer and deciduous forests Turkey Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Pannonian mixed forests Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Pindus Mountains mixed forests Albania, Greece Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Po Basin mixed forests Italy Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Pontic steppe Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Rodope montane mixed forests Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Sarmatic mixed forests Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Russia, Sweden Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Scandinavian and Russian taiga Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Scandinavian coastal conifer forests Norway Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Scandinavian Montane Birch forest and grasslands Norway, Sweden, Finland Palearctic Tundra
South Siberian forest steppe Russia Palearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Ural montane forests and tundra Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
West Siberian taiga Russia Palearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Western European broadleaf forests Austria, Czech Republic, France, Germany Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Siberian hemiboreal forests Russia Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Map Climate Land Use
Aggtelek Biosphere Reserve National Park II 59233 Hungary
Alto corso del Fiume Fiora 17572 Italy  
Bayerischer Wald National Park II 59790 Germany
Belovezhskaya Pushcha Biosphere Reserve National Park II 218515 Belarus
Berezinskiy Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 209113 Belarus  
Beskid Slaski 65261 Poland  
Beskid Zywiecki 87169 Poland  
Biedrusko 24558 Poland  
Boschi del Ticino 50788 Italy  
Bukovské vrchy 106836 Slovakia  
Börzsöny és Visegrádi-hegység 122999 Hungary  
Carpathian Biosphere Reserve 144772 Ukraine  
Comprensorio Tolfetano-Cerite-Manziate 166977 Italy  
Crete dell'Orcia e del Formone 20357 Italy  
DELTA EVROU 31031 Greece  
DELTA EVROU KAI DYTIKOS VRACHIONAS 24359 Greece  
DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI 55561 Greece  
DELTA NESTOU KAI LIMNOTHALASSES KERAMOTIS KAI NISOS THASOPOULA 36139 Greece  
Darvinsky Zapovednik Ia 278421 Yaroslavl, Vologda, Russia
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy 39057 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Dolina Dolnej Wisly 82926 Poland  
Dolina Grabowej 20399 Poland  
Dolina Radwi, Chocieli i Chotli 54021 Poland  
Dolina Srodkowej Warty 141108 Poland  
Dolina Wieprzy i Studnicy 35457 Poland  
Dolna Odra 72985 Poland  
Dorzecze Parsety 68474 Poland  
ETHNIKOS DRYMOS PRESPON 65762 Greece  
FORET DE HAGUENAU 47494 France  
Flusslandschaft Elbe Biosphere Reserve 925242 Germany  
Góry Kamienne 59550 Poland  
Haute-Wamme et Masblette (Nassogne; Saint-Hubert; Tellin; Tenneville) 18133 Belgium  
Horná Orava 145144 Slovakia  
Hortobágy National Park II 140004 Hungary  
Humber Estuary 90582 England, United Kingdom
Karkonosze National Park II 45907 Poland
Kavkazskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 692723 Krasnodar, Karachay-Cherkessia, Adygea, Russia
Kiskunsag Biosphere Reserve II 54598 Hungary  
Kivach Zapovednik IV 26885 Karelia, Russia
Krivoklatsko Protected Landscape Area V 155267 Czech Republic  
Krkonose National Park V 95995 Czech Republic  
LIMNES KAI LIMNOTHALASSES TIS THRAKIS - EVRYTERI PERIOCHI KAI PARAKTIA ZONI 72787 Greece  
LIMNES VISTONIS, ISMARIS - LIMNOTHALASSES PORTO LAGOS, ALYKI PTELEA, XIROLIMNI, KARATZA 45016 Greece  
LIMNI KERKINI - KROUSIA - KORYFES OROUS BELES, ANGISTRO - CHAROPO 193493 Greece  
Lasy Suchedniowskie 47249 Poland  
Monti Ausoni e Aurunci 154013 Italy  
Monti Lepini 115954 Italy  
Monti Lucretili 28753 Italy  
Monti Reatini 58028 Italy  
Monti Simbruini ed Ernici 128739 Italy  
Moor House-Upper Teesdale Biosphere Reserve 18254 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
NOTIOANATOLIKOS PARNASSOS - ETHNIKOS DRYMOS PARNASSOU - DASOS TITHOREAS 45523 Greece  
Nietoperek 18230 Poland  
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
OROS PARNASSOS 84965 Greece  
Oberlausitzer Heide - und Teichlandschaft Nature Reserve IV 32467 Germany  
Okskiy Biosphere Reserve 190748 Russia  
Ostoja Inska 216738 Poland  
Ostoja Knyszynska 336272 Poland  
Ostoja Nadwarcianska 65861 Poland  
Ostoja Nidzianska 68254 Poland  
Ostoja Przedborska 28677 Poland  
Ostoja Wigierska 39715 Poland  
Ostoja nad Barycza 202692 Poland  
Parco Naturale Adamello 53676 Italy  
Parco Nazionale del Circeo 54771 Italy  
Pflaelzerwald Nature Park V 438818 Germany
Polana Biosphere Reserve 50311 Slovakia  
Prespa National Park II 62043 Greece  
Puszcza Bialowieska 156041 Poland  
Puszcza Kampinoska Biosphere Reserve 188373 Poland  
Reserve de la Biosphere des Vosges du Nord Biosphere Reserve 301469 France  
Retezat National Park II 94183 Romania
Rzeka Pasleka 20803 Poland  
Salisbury Plain 52975 England, United Kingdom
Sandr Brdy 18515 Poland  
Sayano-Shushenskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 964620 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve 319164 Germany
Soomaa 98925 Estonia  
Spreewald Biosphere Reserve 117355 Germany  
Strážovské vrchy 147080 Slovakia  
Tatra Mountains Biosphere Reserve 44247 Poland  
Tatry 51937 Poland  
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
Torfowiska Orawsko-Nowotarskie 20400 Poland  
Trebon Basin Protected Landscape Area V 173393 Czech Republic  
Trzebiatowsko-Kolobrzeski Pas Nadmorski 43166 Poland    
Tsentral'no-Lesnoy Biosphere Reserve Ia 62630 Russia  
Ujscie Odry i Zalew Szczecinski 130007 Poland  
Uroczyska Puszczy Drawskiej 183887 Poland  
VALLEE DU RHIN DE LAUTERBOURG A STRASBOURG 21785 France  
VALLEE DU RHIN DE STRASBOURG A MARCKOLSHEIM 21506 France  
VOUNA EVROU 104705 Greece  
Vessertal-Thuringian Forest Biosphere Reserve 42250 Germany  
Viadana, Portiolo, San Benedetto Po e Ostiglia 17848 Italy  
Voronezhskiy Biosphere Reserve 95835 Russia  
Waddensea of Lower Saxony Biosphere Reserve 539522 Germany  
Waddensea of Schleswig-Holstein Biosphere Reserve 724639 Germany
Wolin i Uznam 76089 Poland    

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website Map
Caucasus Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Russia, Turkey No
Mediterranean Basin Algeria, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Portugal, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Alaria alata <Unverified Name>[2]
Amphibiocapillaria tritioniscristati <Unverified Name>[2]
Amphibiocapillaria tritonispunctati <Unverified Name>[2]
Anguillicola crassus <Unverified Name>[2]
Astiotrema monticelli <Unverified Name>[2]
Astiotrema trituri <Unverified Name>[2]
Batrachotaenia carpathica <Unverified Name>[2]
Bothriocephalus claviceps[2]
Capillaria tritonispunctati <Unverified Name>[2]
Cosmocerca ornata <Unverified Name>[2]
Diplodiscus subclavatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Hedruris androphora <Unverified Name>[2]
Leptophallus nigrovenosus <Unverified Name>[2]
Opisthioglyphe ranae <Unverified Name>[2]
Oswaldocruzia duboisi <Unverified Name>[2]
Oswaldocruzia filiformis <Unverified Name>[2]
Paralepoderma cloacicola <Unverified Name>[2]
Parastrigea robusta[2]
Pleurogenes claviger <Unverified Name>[2]
Pleurogenoides medians <Unverified Name>[2]
Strigea sphaerula <Unverified Name>[2]
Strigea strigis <Unverified Name>[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Highland Wildlife Parkvulgaris
Kaliningrad Zoo
Kyiv Zoological Parkvulgaris
Moscow Zoological Park
Nordens Ark
Opel-Zoo von Opel HessischeZoostiftung
Riga Zoo
Slimbridge New Grounds W&WTrust
Universeum Science Center
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC
Zoologická a botanická zahrada Plzen

Range Map

Link to Map
Vallée de l'Ourthe entre Comblain-au-Pont et Angleur (Chaudfontaine; Comblain-au-Pont; Esneux; Liège;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators. Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955 GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
EDGE analysis provided by EDGE of Existence programme, Zoological Society of London
Range map provided by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), Conservation International & NatureServe. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Version 2014.1. www.iucnredlist.org
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011