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Neurergus kaiseri, the Luristan Newt, is endemic to Iran. It is threatened because it is collected for illegal export into the pet trade. The harvest is enacted in quantities that the population can not support. It is listed by IUCN as CR. Image taken in 2007. Courtesy of Sandfire Dragon Ranch.
Model release not required. Property release not required.