the Barrage of Blye

Reptiles & amphibians

Status

7-2007

Palmate newt

Lissotriton helveticus

Locally common

>10

Yellow-bellied toad

Bombina variegate

Locally common

>10

Common toad

Bufo bufo

Common

-

Common frog

Rana temporaria

Common

-

Marsh frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

Common

-

Slow worm

Anguis fragilis

Common

1

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

Locally common

1

Western green lizard

Lacerta bilineata

Rare

-

Grass snake

Natrix natrix

Common

-

Western whip snake

Hierophis viridiflavus

Locally common

2

Asp viper

Vipera aspis

Locally common

-

  • blye612

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    The river Ain behind the barrage of Blye. Here we spotted western whip snake, grass snake, yellow-bellied toad and common wall lizard.

    blye612
  • F_viridiflavus_BV

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    Western whip snake in the morning sun.

    F_viridiflavus_BV
  • viridiflavus-BartSiebelink

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/658.jpg

    And here it's going to hunt for prey. It's a day-active snake.

    viridiflavus-BartSiebelink