Rare species include the Pacific pond turtle, the California red-legged frog, the California newt , and the California tree frog.
But some populations of garter snakes eat the newt willingly.
The tail sweep of a tuna, a newt , a crocodile, or a whale is the leverage act of the backbone pushing water with the expanded tail.
After initially seizing and beginning to swallow a newt, many snakes subsequently release the newt after as much as one hour of holding the prey item in the mouth and upper digestive tract.
Water provides a breeding place for frogs, toads, newts and dragonflies.
The sudden arrival of warm wet weather caused a mass night-time migration of frogs, newts and toads to deluge the centre in Barnes.
There are newts , toads, frogs and fish - all of which birds feed on.
The park was transformed from wasteland in 1997 and is home to a fascinating array of wildlife including frogs, toads, newts , dragonflies, damselflies, butterflies and birds.
Among vertebrates, newts and other urodele amphibians show a remarkable capacity for regeneration.
Viable woodlands are just as critical as clean waters for frogs, toads, turtles, salamanders, newts , and many species of reptiles.