Karpatians (Pietra Neamt)

 

Reptiles & amphibians

5-2008

Alpine newt

Mesotriton alpestris

5

Carpathian newt

Lissotriton montandoni

4

Yellow-bellied toad

Bombina variegata

Abundant!

Common toad

Bufo bufo

2

Green toad

Pseudepidalea viridis

calling

Common frog

Rana temporaria

larvae

Edible frog

Pelophylax kl. esculentus

> 30

Sand lizard

Lacerta agilis

Abundant

Viviparous lizard

Zootoca vivipara

2

Common wall lizard

Podarcis muralis

4

Slow worm

Angius fragilis

2

Grass snake

Natrix natrix

1

Other highlights

 

 

Alpine swift

Apus melba

20

  • RO_YBtoadsb_BV

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    Yellow-bellied toad (Bombina variegata).

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  • Rom_montandoni_Bart_Siebelink

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/195.jpg

    Carpathian newts (Lissotriton montandoni), male and female. The clasp of the hind legs is by coincidence.

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  • Rom_muzikant_BS

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/197.jpg

    Sunny break on a quiet terrace, this accordeonplayer was very passionate

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  • Rom_teamfoto_BS

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    Final teamshot. From left top to right below: Ronald, Kosta, Ben, Iulian, Arjan, Bart, Guido.

    Rom_teamfoto_BS
  • alpenwater612

    http://www.klooiplek.eu/images/trips/preview/318.jpg

    In the more shaded ponds also Alpine newt (Mesotriton alpestris) was present.

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