Salamandrina perspicillata — Overview

Northern Spectacled Salamander learn more about names for this taxon

IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species is endemic to peninsular Italy, mainly in the Appenine Mountains (where it is widespread), but also in other hilly areas to the west and east of the Appenines, south to the province of Caserta (Campania region) (south of this it is replaced by Salamandrina terdigitata). It is usually found at elevations between 200 and 900m asl, but can occur between 50 and 1,500m asl.


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