observations at Sierra de Grazelema and Ronda

 

Reptiles & amphibians

5-1996

5-1997

5-1999

4-2006

Sharp-ribbed newt

Pleurodeles waltl

1

-

-

-

Fire salamander

Salamandra s. longirostus

-

-

-

larve

Common toad

Bufo bufo

larve

-

-

-

Stripeless tree frog

Hyla merionalis

-

-          

1

-

Iberian water frog

Pelophylax perezi

-            

-

some

some

Spanish terrapin

Mauremys leprosa

-

-

6

1

Large psammodromus

Psammodromus algirus

-

some

some

some

Spanish psammodromus

Psammodromus hispanicus

-

-

1

4

Spiny-footed lizard

Acenthodactylus erythrurus

1

-

-

-

Ocellated lizard

Timon lepidus

1

-

1

1

Iberian wall lizard

Podarcis hispanica

-

1

1

1

Western three-toed skink

Chalcides striatus

-

2

some

some

Iberian worm lizard

Blanus cinereus

2

1

2

1

Montpellier snake

Malpolon monspessulanus

-

1

1

2

Horseshoe whip snake

Hemorrhois hippocrepis

-

-

2

2

Ladder snake

Rhinechis scalaris

2

1

2

-

Viperine snake

Natrix maura

-

1

-

2

Southern smooth snake

Coronella girondica

-

1

-

-

False smooth snake

Macroprotodon cucullatus

1

-

2

1

Lataste’s viper

Vipera l. gaditana

-

-

2

-

Other highlights

 

 

 

 

 

Woodcock ophrys

Ophrys scolopax

 

x

 

x

Yellow ophrys

Ophrys lutea

 

x

 

x

Sawfly ophrys

Ophrys tenthredinifera

 

x

 

 

Bee orchid

Ophrys apifera

 

x

 

 

Dull ophrys

Ophrys fusca

 

 

 

x

Green-winged orchid

Orchis morio

 

 

 

x

  • Cazorla2006-04-12 143226

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    The white village of Benaojan, just behind Ronda. Bad weather coming up.

    Cazorla2006-04-12 143226
  • mutsslang612

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    False smooth snakes seem not so rare as herpetologists thought ten years ago. We found this species on two trips on quite many locations and in very different types of habitat

    mutsslang612
  • hispanicus612

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    hispanicus612
  • SP_malpolon_GL

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    Portrait of a montpellier snake

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  • SP_bloeiendedehesa_BV

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    Dehesa in full bloom.

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