Parga

 

Reptiles & amphibians

‘99

‘00

‘03

‘05

Common newt

Lissotriton vulgaris

1

-

few

-

Yellow-bellied toad

Bombina variegata

-

-

few

-

Common toad

Bufo bufo

-

1

sev

-

Green toad

Pseudepidalea viridis

-

-

-

sev

Greek marsh frog

Pelophylax kurtmuelleri

sev

sev

sev

sev

Common tree frog

Hyla arborea

sev

sev

sev

sev

Agile frog

Rana dalmatina

-

1

few

sev

Marginated tortoise

Testudo marginata

-

-

6

-

Hermann’s tortoise

Eurotestudo hermanni

-

1

6

5

European pond terrapin

Emys orbicularis

sev

few

10

6

Balkan terrapin

Mauremys rivulata

-

-

2

-

Turkish gecko

Hemidactylus turcicus

-

-

2

1

Dalmatian algyroides

Algyroides nigropunctatus

few

few

few

sev

Balkan green lizard

Lacerta trilineata

-

1

few

3

Balkan wall lizard

Podarcis taurica

-

-

few

6

Snake-eyed skink

Ablepharus kitaibellii

-

1

1

-

Slow worm

Angius fragilis

-

1

3

-

European glass lizard

Ophisaurus apodus

13

few

15

13

Worm snake

Typhlops vermicularis

1

2

3

1

Montpellier snake

Malpolon monspessulanus

1

1

1

1

Large whip snake

Dolichophis caspius

2

2

-

-

Balkan whip snake

Hierophis gemonensis

1

1

2

-

Dahl’s whip snake

Platyceps najadum

1

1

-

-

Leopard snake

Zamenis situla

-

-

4

-

Four-lined snake

Elaphe quatuorlineata

1

 

4

1

Grass snake

Natrix natrix

sev

few

sev

sev

Dice snake

Natrix tessellata

sev

few

10

15

Nose-horned viper

Vipera ammodytes

-

1

9

3

Ioannina

 

Reptiles & amphibians

‘99

‘00

‘03

‘05

Fire salamander

Salamandra salamandra

larv

larv

larv

-

Common newt

Lissotriton vulgaris

few

sev

sev

few

Alpine newt

Mesotriton alpestris

-

-

1

-

Italian crested newt

Triturus carnifex

-

-

1

-

Yellow-bellied toad

Bombina variegata

sev

1

sev

sev

Common toad

Bufo bufo

-

1

3

-

Green toad

Pseudepidalea viridis

-

-

1

-

Common tree frog

Hyla arborea

-

-

few

-

Balkan stream frog

Rana graeca

1

-

few

-

Marsh frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

sev

sev

sev

-

Epirus water frog

Pelophylax epeiroticus

Sev

-

sev

sev

Hermann’s tortoise

Eurotestudo hermanni

sev

6

2

-

Dalmatian algyroides

Algyroides nigropunctatus

sev

few

3

-

Green lizard

Lacerta viridis

few

sev

sev

sev

Balkan green lizard

Lacerta trilineata

-

few

sev

-

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

sev

sev

3

-

Balkan wall lizard

Podarcis taurica

sev

5

sev

sev

Erhard’s wall lizard

Podarcis erhardii

-

-

sev

sev

Slow worm

Angius fragilis

1

-

1

-

Worm snake

Typhlops vermicularis

2

-

-

-

Balkan whip snake

Hierophis gemonensis

3

1

-

-

Dahl’s whip snake

Platyceps najadum

1

-

-

1

Four-lined snake

Elaphe quatuorlineata

-

1

-

-

Grass snake

Natrix natrix

4

3

10

-

Dice snake

Natrix tessellata

>20

4

6

sev

Smooth snake

Coronella austriaca

-

-

1

-

Nose-horned viper

Vipera ammodytes

-

-

1

-

Other highlights

 

 

 

 

Glossy Ibis

Plegadis falcinellus

 

 

x

 

White-eyed Pochard

Aythya nyroca

 

 

x

 

Black Stork

Ciconia nigra

 

 

 

x

Squacco Heron

Ardeola ralloides

 

 

 

x

Night Heron

Nycticorax nycticorax

 

 

 

x

Metsovo & Lakmos

 

Reptiles & amphibians

2000

2003

2005

Fire salamander

Salamandra salamandra

11

larv

-

Alpine newt

Mesotriton alpestris

sev

sev

-

Yellow-bellied toad

Bombina variegata

few

few

-

Common toad

Bufo bufo

23

-

-

Green toad

Pseudepidalea viridis

2

-

-

Balkan stream frog

Rana graeca

few

few

1

Marsh frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

sev

few

-

Dalmatian algyroides

Algyroides nigropunctatus

few

-

-

Green lizard

Lacerta viridis

few

-

-

Sand lizard

Lacerta agilis

-

-

5

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

sev

sev

-

Balkan wall lizard

Podarcis taurica

1

 

-

Balkan whip snake

Hierophis gemonensis

1

 

1

Grass snake

Natrix natrix

1

3

-

Nose-horned viper

Vipera ammodytes

2

 

-

Other highlights

 

 

 

Bonelli’s Eagle

Hieraaetus fasciatus

 

x

 

Observations near Delphi

 

Reptiles & amphibians

1998

1999

2000

Green toad

Bufo viridis

1

 

2

Marginated tortoise

Testudo marginata

3

2

1

Turkish gecko

Hemidactylus turcicus

1

3

few

Kotschy’s gecko

Mediodactylus kotschyi

1

 

few

Balkan green lizard

Lacerta trilineata

2

few

 

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

few

 

 

European glass lizard

Ophisaurus apodus

 

1

 

Montpellier snake

Malpolon monspessulanus

 

 

1

Worm snake

Typhlops vermicularis

2

 

 

Balkan whip snake

Hierophis gemonensis

 

1

 

Dahl’s whip snake

Platyceps najadum

3

 

 

Four-lined snake

Elaphe quatuorlineata

1

 

 

Nose-horned viper

Vipera ammodytes

 

 

1

Other highlights

 

 

 

Ladybird spider

Cinnaberinus Eresus

x

 

 

Subalpine warbler

Sylvia cantillans

x

 

 

Common scops owl

Otus scops

 

x

 

Western rock nuthatch

Sitta neumayer

 

x

 

Giant peacock moth

Saturnia pyri

 

x

 

Olympia and Tripoly

Observations near Olympia

Reptiles & amphibians

1997

2000

Common toad

Bufo bufo

 

sev

Common tree frog

Hyla arborea

 

sev

Balkan stream frog

Rana graeca

 

sev

Marsh frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

v

sev

Turkish gecko

Hemidactylus turcicus

 

10

Kotschy’s gecko

Mediodactylus kotschyi

 

11

Moorish gecko

Tarentola mauritanica

 

1

Greek algyroides

Algyroides moreoticus

v

sev

Balkan green lizard

Lacerta trilineata

 

sev

Balkan wall lizard

Podarcis taurica

 

1

Peleponnese wall lizard

Podarcis peleponnesiaca

v

sev

Snake-eyed skink

Ablepharus kitaibellii

v

 

European glass lizard

Ophisaurus apodus

 

1

Montpellier snake

Malpolon monspessulanus

 

2

Balkan whip snake

Hierophis gemonensis

 

1

Four-lined snake

Elaphe quatuorlineata

 

1

Dice snake

Natrix tessellata

v

 

Nose-horned viper

Vipera ammodytes

v

 

 

Observations north of Tripoly

Reptiles & amphibians

2000

2003

Common toad

Bufo bufo

2

1

Common tree frog

Hyla arborea

sev

sev

Agile frog

Rana dalmatina

 

1

Balkan stream frog

Rana graeca

3

2

Marsh frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

sev

sev

Hermann’s tortoise

Eurotestudo hermanni

1

1

Marginated tortoise

Testudo marginata

1

-

European pond terrapin

Emys orbicularis

-

2

Greek algyroides

Algyroides moreoticus

2

1

Greek rock lizard

Hellenolacerta graeca

3

5

Balkan green lizard

Lacerta trilineata

1

-

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

8

5

Peleponnese wall lizard

Podarcis peleponnesiaca

6

5

Balkan wall lizard

Podarcis taurica

4

sev

Snake-eyed skink

Ablepharus kitaibellii

1

2

Slow worm

Angius fragilis

 

1

Peloponnese slow worm

Angius cephallonica

4

4

European glass lizard

Ophisaurus apodus

 

1

Worm snake

Typhlops vermicularis

 

1

Montpellier snake

Malpolon monspessulanus

1

1

Balkan whip snake

Hierophis gemonensis

2

12

Leopard snake

Zamenis situla

1

4

Dice snake

Natrix tessellata

1

1

Other highlights

 

 

Mirororchid

Ophrys speculum

 

x

Crecian copper

Lycaena ottomana

x

 

 

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