Great crested newt

Great crested newt

Great crested newt (Triturus cristatus) - larger than the common newt and considerably harder to approach. This one was seen as it surfaced with just its head above the water.

Now a protected species.
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Date:
Location:
A Worcestershire garden pond
Camera
Nikon D600, Nikkor 105VR
Great crested newt

Great crested newt

Great crested newt (Triturus cristatus) - larger than the common newt and considerably harder to approach. This one was seen as it surfaced with just its head above the water.

Now a protected species.
Ref:
Date:
Location:
A Worcestershire garden pond
Camera
Nikon D600, Nikkor 105VR