New localities of the Kurdistan newt
Neurergus microspilotus and Lake Urmia newt Neurergus crocatus (Caudata: Salamandridae) in
Iraq. 2013. Al-Sheikhly OF, Nader
IA, Rastegar-Pouyani N, Browne
RK. Amphibian and Reptile
Conservation 6(4): 42–49 (e68).
IYAD NADER is a Senior Professor at the University of King Abd Al-Aziz, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Member of Nature Iraq wild mammals’ advisory team (NIMAT). The conservation of the wildlife of Iraq is my field of
interest. I published many papers and field researches dealing with wild biota of Iraq, and the paper of “The newt
Neurergus crocatus (Cope, 1862) in Iraq” was one of the most important contributions toward the
conservation of Lake Uremia Newt in Iraq.