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Table 4 Frequency of empty stomachs and group characteristics of preys in the diet of N. microspilotus

From: Food habit of the endangered yellow-spotted newt Neurergus microspilotus (Caudata, Salamandridae) in Kavat Stream, western Iran

Description Total
Empty stomachs (%) 11.8
Maximum no. of prey/individual 45
Average no. of prey 9.9 ± 8.4
Average number of prey species 3.2 ± 1.6
Aquatic prey (%) 99.63
Terrestrial prey (%) 0.37
Eggs (%) 0.91