Definition of California newt
1. Noun. Newt that is similar to Taricha granulosa in characteristics and habitat.
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Literary usage of California newt
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1. Outdoor Heritage by Harold Child Bryant (1919)
"The "water dog," properly california newt, is a reddish lizard-like creature which frequents streams or their banks and is helpful in the destruction of ..."
2. Annual Report of the New York Zoological Society by New York Zoological Society (1914)
"MILLS, MASTER JOHN, New York City: 1 Painted Turtle, 1 california newt. MILLWARD, RUSSELL HASTINGS, Belize, British Honduras, CA: 3 Golden Agoutis, ..."
3. The Probable Infinity of Nature and Life: Three Essays by William Emerson Ritter (1918)
"... compelled to recognize that there is no other phenomenon in all the world more marvelous than this? In studying the life habits of the california newt ..."