Table 1: Observations at the valley of Senyuva

 

Reptiles & amphibians

05-2013

Caucasian Salamander

Mertensiella caucasica

1

Nothern banded newt

Ommatotriton ophryticus

>15

Common Tree Frog

Hyla arborea

>30

Caucasian Toad

Bufo verrucosissimus

2 + larvae

Caucasian Parsley Frog

Pelodytes caucasicus

1 + spawn

Marsh frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

>15

Long-legged Wood Frog

Rana macrocnemis

2 + larvae

Clarks’ Lizard

Darevskia clarkorum

4

Ajarian Lizard

Darevskia mixta

1

Derjugin’s Lizard

Darevskia derjugini

>10

Red-bellied Lizard

Darevskia parvula

>20

Spiny-tailed lizard

Darevskia rudis

>20

Slow worm

Angius fragilis

2

Grass Snake

Natrix n. persa

3

“Large headed Grass Snake”

“Natrix megalocephala”

2

Dice Snake

Natrix tessellata

4

 

 

 

Other Highlights

Bottlenose dolphin (?)

 

 

Table 2: Hopa and Borca

 

Reptiles & amphibians

05-2013

Caucasian Salamander

Mertensiella caucasica

larvae

Long-legged Wood Frog

Rana Macrocnemis

1

Common Tree Frog

Hyla arborea

calling

Caucasian Toad

Bufo verrucosissimus

2

Green Toad

Pseudepidalea viridis

1 + larvae

Clarks’ lizard

Darevskia clarkorum

2

Derjugin’s lizard

Darevskia derjugini

>10

Spiny-tailed lizard

Darevskia rudis

>40

Red-bellied Lizard

Darevskia parvula

>20

Levant Green Lizard

Lacerta media

3

Slow worm

Angius fragilis

4

Aesculapian Snake

Zamenis longissimus

2

Smooth Snake

Coronella austriaca

7

Grass Snake

Natrix n. persa

1

“Large Headed Grass Snake”

Natrix megalocephala

2

Dice Snake

Natrix tessellata

2

Dahl’s Whip Snake

Platyceps najadum

2

Caspian Whip Snake

Dolichophis caspius

3

Caucasus Viper

Vipera kaznakovi

2

Transcaucasian Long-Nosed Viper

Vipera transcaucasiana

3

 

 

 

Other highlights

 

 

 

Table 3: Ardanuc

 

Reptiles & amphibians

 

05-2013

Green Toad

Pseudepidalea viridis

larvae

Marsh Frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

>30

Banded Frog

Rana camerani

>15

Red-bellied Lizard

Darevskia parvula

>15

Sand Lizard

Lacerta agilis

2

Levant Green Lizard

Lacerta media

1

Caspian Whip Snake

Dolichophis caspius

1

Blunt-nosed Viper

Macrovipera lebetina

1

 

 

Other highlights

Brown Bear

Ursus arctos

3

Bearded Vulture

Gypaetus barbatus

1

Griffon Vulture

Gyps fulvus

1

Common scops-owl

Otus scops

calling

Long-legged Buzzard

Buteo rufinus

1

 

 

 

Table 4: Macka

 

Reptiles & amphibians

 

06-2013

Caucasian Salamander

Mertensiella caucasica

>20

Common toad

Bufo bufo

2

Marsh Frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

>10

Common Tree Frog

Hyla arborea

3 + larvae

Long-legged Wood Frog

Rana macrocnemis

8

Levant Green Lizard

Lacerta media

1

Ajarian Lizard

Darevskia mixta

>100

Slow Worm

Angius Fragilis

3

Grass snake

Natrix natrix

3

Dice Snake

Natrix tessellata

2

Caspian Whip Snake

Dolichophis caspius

1

 

 

 

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    1 Valley of Senyuva, 2 Hopa & Borçka, 3 Ardanuç and 4 Maçka region

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