List of species - Dax (F), Peña de Francia, Sierra de Gredos

 

Reptiles and amphibians


May 2014

Fire salamander

Salamandra salam. almanzoris

1

Bosca’s newt

Lissotriton boscai

7

Marbled newt

Triturus marmoratus

3

Iberian midwife toad

Alytes cisternasii

Several heard

Iberian stream frog

Rana iberica

1 subadult +10 juveniles

Iberian water frog

Pelophylax perezi

>20

Moorish gecko

Tarentola mauritanica

1

Large psammodromus

Psammodromus algirus

>10

Common Wall Lizard

Podarcis muralis

6 (Dax)

Iberian wall lizard

Podarcis hispanicus

2

Cyren's rock lizard

Iberolacerta cyreni

6

Peña de Francia rock lizard

Iberolacerta martinezricai

1

Western green lizard

Lacerta bilineata

3 (Dax)

Schreiber’s green lizard

Lacerta schreiberi

2

Ocellated lizard

Timon lepidus

2

Western three-toed skink

Chalcides striatus

2

Bedriaga’s skink

Chalcides bedriagai pistaciae

3

Iberian worm lizard

Blanus cinereus

2

Horseshoe whip snake

Hemorrhois hippocrepis

1

Viperine snake

Natrix maura

5

Southern smooth snake

Coronella girondica

1

Ladder snake

Rhinechis scalaris

1

Western Montpellier snake

Malpolon monspessulanus

1

Asp viper

Vipera aspis

1 (Dax)

List of species - Dax (F), Peña de Francia, Sierra de Gredos

 

Reptiles and amphibians


May 2014

Fire salamander

Salamandra salam. almanzoris

1

Bosca’s newt

Lissotriton boscai

7

Marbled newt

Triturus marmoratus

3

Iberian midwife toad

Alytes cisternasii

Several heard

Iberian stream frog

Rana iberica

1 subadult +10 juveniles

Iberian water frog

Pelophylax perezi

>20

Moorish gecko

Tarentola mauritanica

1

Large psammodromus

Psammodromus algirus

>10

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

6 (Dax)

Iberian wall lizard

Podarcis hispanicus

2

Cyren's rock lizard

Iberolacerta cyreni

6

Peña de Francia rock lizard

Iberolacerta martinezricai

1

Western green lizard

Lacerta bilineata

3 (Dax)

Schreiber’s green lizard

Lacerta schreiberi

2

Ocellated lizard

Timon lepidus

2

Western three-toed skink

Chalcides striatus

2

Bedriaga’s skink

Chalcides bedriagai pistaciae

3

Iberian worm lizard

Blanus cinereus

2

Horseshoe whip snake

Hemorrhois hippocrepis

1

Viperine snake

Natrix maura

5

Southern smooth snake

Coronella girondica

1

Ladder snake

Rhinechis scalaris

1

Western Montpellier snake

Malpolon monspessulanus

1

Asp viper

Vipera aspis zinnikeri

1 (Dax)

List of species - Laguna de los Peces

 

Reptiles and amphibians


May 2014

Iberian water frog

Pelophylax perezi

>10

Iberian wall lizard

Podarcis hispanicus

1

Bocage’s wall lizard

Podarcis bocagei

5

Galan’s rock lizard

Iberolacerta galani

6

Schreiber’s green lizard

Lacerta schreiberi

2

Western three-toed skink

Chalcides striatus

5

List of species - Burgos

 

Reptiles and amphibians


May 2014

Sharp-ribbed newt

Pleurodeles waltl

1

Marbled newt

Triturus marmoratus

2+ 2 DOR, larvae

Common midwife toad

Alytes obstetricans

1

Western spadefoot toad

Pelobates cultripes

2 + larvae

Parsley frog

Pelodytes punctatus

2 larvae

Natterjack toad

Bufo calamita

> 15

Common toad

Bufo bufo

3

Iberian tree frog

Hyla molleri

5 + larvae

Iberian water frog

Pelophylax perezi

>20

Large psammodromus

Psammodromus algirus

5

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

2

Schreiber’s green lizard

Lacerta schreiberi

1

Ocellated lizard

Timon lepidus

3

Bedriaga’s skink

Chalcides bedriagai pistaciae

1

Lataste’s viper

Vipera latastei

3

List of species - Picos de Europa

 

Reptiles and amphibians


May 2014

Fire salamander

Salamandra salam. bernardezi

Salamandra salam. alfredschmidti

4

>30

Golden-striped salamander

Chioglossa lusitanica

3

Palmate newt

Lissotriton helveticus

10

Alpine newt

Ichthyosaura alpestris

1

Common midwife toad

Alytes obstetricans

2

Common toad

Bufo bufo

3

Grass frog

Rana temporaria parvipalmata

4

Iberian water frog

Pelophylax perezi

>10

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

6

Iberian wall lizard

Podarcis hispanicus

6

Iberian rock lizard

Iberolacerta monticola cantabrica

1

Schreiber’s green lizard

Lacerta schreiberi

6

Grass snake

Natrix natrix astreptophoro

1

Smooth snake

Coronella austriaca

1

Seoane’s viper

Vipera seoanei seoanei

Vipera seoanei cantabrica

3

3

List of species - Forêt d'Iraty

 

Reptiles and amphibians


May 2014

Fire salamander

Salamandra salamandra fastuosa

2 + larvae

Pyrenean brook newt

Calotriton asper

20

Palmate newt

Lissotriton helveticus

2

Common midwife toad

Alytes obstetricans

2

Common toad

Bufo bufo

1 +larvae

Stripeless tree frog

Hyla meridionalis

Chorus

Pyrenean stream frog

Rana pyrenaica

1

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

3

Viviparous lizard

Zootoca vivipara louislantzi

10

Western green lizard

Lacerta bilineata

2

Seoane’s viper

Vipera seoanei seoanei

3

  • Kaartje met lokaties_Spanje 2014

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    Areas visited: 1. Peña de Francia; 2. Sierra de Gredos; 3. Laguna de los Peces; 4. Burgos; 5. Picos de Europa; 6. Forêt d'Iraty.

    Kaartje met lokaties_Spanje 2014
  • penadefrancia2612

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    The bare rocks of the Sierra de Peña de Francia, home of the endemic Peña de Francia rock lizard (Iberolacerta martinezricai). On an earlier visit, Arjan found several of these lizards near the summit, on the walls of the Monesterio. But this year they were hard to find.

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  • NWSP14_Pena de Francia_BV

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    Ronald, Arjan and Guido searching for lizards.

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  • iberolacertamartinez7612

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    Peña de Francia rock lizard (Iberolacerta martinezricai), male.

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  • iberolacertamartinez4612

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    And a female...

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  • iberolacertamartinez8612

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    Another male Peña de Francia rock lizard.

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  • iberolacerta6612

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    Peña de Francia rock lizard

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  • NWSP14_salsal_BV

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    Salamandra salamandra almanzoris, also near the summit. This is the same subspecies that occurs in the Sierra de Gredos.

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  • steenbokken612

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    You can't miss Spanish ibex (Capra pyrenaica) when you take the road to the top.

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  • bloemextradura612

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    Gum rockrose (Cistus ladanifer), a common bush in the Extremadura, with striking flowers.

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  • dorpexra2612

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    Castillo is one of the many beautiful villages of Las Hurdus. Populated by sheep, dogs and, mostly, elderly people. The small fields support their local economy.

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  • Castillo2612

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    There is an excellent path from the house where Arjan stayed in 2011 to Castillo. Along the walls he found ocellated lizard and in after dark lots of Iberian midwife toads (Alytes cisternassii) were heard.

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  • dorpextra612

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    Inside Castillo. Arjan's daughters Senna and Lara passing a nice small square.

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  • losmolinos612

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    Arjan stayed in this old olive-oil mill along the river Angeles just outside Pinofranqeado. He observed 16 species around the mill alone.

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  • spaanseskink612

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    Bedriaga's Skink (Chalcides bedriagai)

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  • schreiberii2612

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    Schreiber's Green Lizard (Lacerta schreiberi)

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  • closupschreiberii612

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    Schreiber's Green Lizard (Lacerta schreiberi)

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  • spaansemuur612

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    Iberian Wall Lizard (Podarcis hispanicus type 1)

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  • bufobufo612

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    Common toad (Bufo bufo)

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  • cisternassi612

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    Iberian midwife toad (Alytes cisternasii)

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  • natrixmaura612

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    Viperine snake (Natrix maura)

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  • spaansewater612

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    Bosca's newt (Lissotriton boscai)

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  • psammodromusalgirus612

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    Large psammodromus (Psammodromus algirus)

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  • girondica2612

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    Southern smooth snake (Coronella girondica)

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  • dorpje extremadura612

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    Horcajo, another charming village in Las Hurdes.

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  • allevar612

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    And another one: Allevar.

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  • NWSP14_Angeles_BV

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    Arjan and Guido searching in the Angeles river valley.

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  • NWSP14_Blanus2_BV

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    Iberian worm lizard (Blanus cinereus).

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  • NWSP14_Blanus_BV

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    Brave animals they are...

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  • NWSP14_Trimar_BV

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    Marbled newt (Triton marmoratus). We found several in a large watering trough.

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  • spaansekink612

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    Bedriaga's skink (Chalcides bedriagai pistaciae)

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