red-spotted eastern newt

Red-spotted newt

Notophthalmus viridescens Red-spotted newt is often called eastern newt because of it’s distribution and can be found in southern Quebec, southern Ontario and the maritime provinces excluding Newfoundland. Red-spotted newt reach 5 to 10cm in lenght and are red-spotted with a yellow belly. Adult loose their bright colouration over the years. The terrestrial form of  Learn more on Red-spotted newt »