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)

  • NWSP14_Malpolon_BV

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1439.jpg

    This large Western Montpellier snake was found on a stone wall, at an elevation of 1260 m.

    NWSP14_Malpolon_BV
  • hagedisslang3612

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1492.jpg

    Western Montpellier snake.

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  • NWSP14_Gredos landschap_BV

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1441.jpg

    Sierra de Gredos, home of the endemic Cyren's rock lizard (Iberolacerta cyreni).

    NWSP14_Gredos landschap_BV
  • NMSP14_Ibercyreni3_BV

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1436.jpg

    Cyren's rock lizard is not difficult to find. From Plataforma, it only takes a steep, but easy climb of about half an hour to reach the area, at an elevation of about 1850 m.

    NMSP14_Ibercyreni3_BV
  • NWSP14_Iber cyreni1_BV

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1437.jpg

    Most lizards lost their initial shyness in a few minutes.

    NWSP14_Iber cyreni1_BV
  • NWSP14_Ibercyreni2_BV

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1438.jpg

    Cyren's rock lizard.

    NWSP14_Ibercyreni2_BV
  • cyrenii2612

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1488.jpg

    Cyren's rock lizard.

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  • NWSP14_schreiberi_BV

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1440.jpg

    Male Schreiber's green lizard (Lacerta schreiberi), basking along the track up.

    NWSP14_schreiberi_BV
  • schreiberiiman612

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1490.jpg

    Schreiber's geen lizard.

    schreiberiiman612
  • schreiberii612

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/1491.jpg

    Schreiber's geen lizard.

    schreiberii612