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

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    Spring colours in the Picos.

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    Seoane's viper, Vipera seoanei cantabrica.

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    Seoane's viper

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    We found three Seoane's vipers in this area.

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    Clouds coming in.

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    Iberian rock lizard (Iberolacerta monticola), female.

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    The Picos de Europa in the rain.

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    Iberia is a hotspot for the genus Narcissus. We found several species during our short visit.

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    Salamandra salamandra alfredschmidti is restricted to a small area along the rivers Tendi and Marea.

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    Alfredschmidtii's can also be brown and/or orange.

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    These salamanders often sit still on the road in this typical manner.

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    Another Salamandra salamandra alfredschmidtii.

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    Golden-striped salamander (Chioglossa lusitanica), one of the striking highlights of this region.

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    Habitat of golden-striped salamander.

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    A side effect of rain.

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    The view from the car.

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    Salamandra salamandra bernardezi.

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    Seoane's viper, Vipera seoanei seoanei.

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    A juvenile showing the typical bilineata pattern.

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    Spanish grass snake (Natrix natrix astreptophora)

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    Spanish grass snake.

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