• Scientfic papers
  • Technical papers



Scientific papers


The Society for Conservation Biology (February 2020)

Integral chain management of wildlife diseases

An Martel, Mireia Vila‐Escale, Daniel Fernández‐Giberteau, Albert Martinez‐Silvestre, Stefano Canessa, Sarah Van Praet, Pep Pannon, Koen Chiers, Albert Ferran, Moira Kelly, Mariona Picart, Dolors Piulats, Zhimin Li, Viviana Pagone, Laia Pérez‐Sorribes, Carolina Molina, Aïda Tarragó‐Guarro, Roser Velarde‐Nieto, Francesc Carbonell, Elena Obon, Diego Martínez‐Martínez, Daniel Guinart, Ricard Casanovas, Salvador Carranza, Frank Pasmans  

Ecology and Evolution (April 2019)

Future hydrological constraints of the Montseny brook newt (Calotriton arnoldi) under changing climate and vegetation cover

José L. J. Ledesma, Albert Montori, Vicent Altava‐Ortiz, Antonio Barrera‐Escoda, Jordi Cunillera and Anna Àvila 


PeerJ (June 2017)

Getting off Tone to good start? Genetic evaluation of the ex situ conservation project of the Critically Endangered Montseny brook newt (Calotriton arnoldi)

Emilio Valbuena-Ureña, Anna Soler-Membrives, Sebastian Steinfartz, Mònica Alonso, Francesc Carbonell, Raquel Larios-Martín, Elena Obon and Salvador Carranza


Heredity (May 2017)

No signs of inbreeding despite long-term isolation and inhabited fragmentation in the critically endangered Montseny brook newt (Calotriton arnoldi)

Emilio Valbuena-Ureña, A. Soler-Membrives, S. Steinfartz, P. Orozco-terWengel and S. Carranza


Amphibia-Reptilia (2015)

Sexual dimorphism and age structure of the Montseny newt (Calotriton arnoldi)

Fèlix Amat, Neus Oromí, Delfí Sanuy and Salvador Carranza 


Herpetology Notes (April 2014)

Natural incidence of body abnormalities in the Montseny newt, Calotirton arnoldi Carranza and Amat, 2005

Albert Martínez-Silvestre, Fèlix Amat and Salvador Carranza


British Herpetological Society (2014)

Chytridimoycosis surveillance in the critically endangered Montseny brook newt, Calotriton arnoldi, northeastern Spain

Elena Obon, Francesc Carbonell, Emilio Valbuena-Ureña, Mónica Alonso, Raquel Larios, Saioa Fernández-Beaskoetxea, Matthew C. Fischer and Jaime Bosch


Conservation Genetics Resources (2014) 

Characterization of microsatellite loci markers for the critically endangered Montseny brook newt (Calotriton arnoli)

E. Valbuena-Ureña, S. Steinfartz and S. Carranza


PLOS ONE (June 2013)

Integrative Phylogeography of Calotriton Newts (Amphibia, Salamandriadae), with Special Remarks where the Conservation of the Endangered Montseny Brook Newt (Calotriton arnoldi)

Emilio Valbuena-Ureña, Fèlix Amat and Salvador Carranza


Journal of Wildlife diseases (2011)

Incidence of pigmented skin Tumors in to population of wild Montseny brook newt (Calotriton arnoldi)

Allbert Martínez-Silvestre, Fèlix Amat, Ferran Bargalló and Salvador Carranza 



Technical papers


amphibian ark. Newsletter (March 2020)

Establishment of a new western population of Montseny Brook Newt in 2019

Francesc Carbonell, Torreferrussa Wildlife Center, Spain; Dani Fernandez and Albert Montori, Group of the School of Nature of Parets del Vallès, Spain; Felix Amat, Granollers Museum, Spain; and Dani Guinart, Diputacio of Barcelona, Spain 


World of Animal (2018)

Conserving the Catalan newt

Gerardo Garcia 


Vallesos, núm. 14 (autumn-winter 2017-18)

New hopes for Montseny's newt

Manel Areste 


El nostre Zoo (first quarter 2017)

PROJECTE LIFE. Tritó del Montseny, Calotriton arnoldi (LIFE 15/NAT/ES/000757)

Manel Areste 


Doctoral thesis Emilio Valbuena Ureña (2015)

Conservation genetics of the critically endangered Montseny brook newt (Calotriton arnoldi) 

Emilio Valbuena Ureña


Frog Log (July 2014)

Saving the Montseny Brook Newt (Calotriton arnoldi) From Extinction: An Assessment of Eight Years of Research and Conservation

Fèlix Amat, Salvador Carranza, Emilio Valbuena-Ureña and Francesc Carbonell


Amphibian ark. Newsletter, number 27 (June 2014)

Montseny Brook Newt ex situ conservation program

Francesc Carbonell, Mònica Alonso, Raquel Larios, Elena Obon and Emili Valbuena-Ureña 


Spanish Herpetological Association Bulletin (2014)

Regeneration of the anterior extremity in a newt of Montseny (Calotriton arnoldi) after surgical amputation

Elena Obon, Albert Martínez-Silvestre, Francesc Carbonell, Mònica Alonso, Raquel Larios, Emilio Valbuena-Ureña & Joaquim Soler


Quercus (June 2013)

Montseny's newt: the most endangered amphibian in Western Europe 

Fèlix Amat, Francesc Carbonell, Salvador Carranza y Daniel Guinart


Directory of the Centre d'Estudis de Granollers (2011)

Conservation of the Montseny newt

Francesc Carbonell


VII Scientific Conference of the Natural Park of Peñalara and El Paular Valley

Anfibios: Iniciativas para su conservación

Emilio Valbuena-Ureña


Monografies del Montseny (2006)

Approximation to the evolution and biology of the Montseny newt

Fèlix Amat And Salvador Carranza


Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (June 2005)

Taxonomy, biogeography and evolution of Euproctus (Amphibia: Salamandridae), with the resurrection of the genus Calotriton and the description of a new endemic species form the Iberian Peninsula

Salvador Carranza and Fèlix Amat