Lake Esmerida

 

Reptiles & amphibians

5-2010

Common Toad

Bufo bufo

1

Green Toad

Bufo viridis

3

Hermann’s Tortoise

Testudo hermanni

10

Spur-thighed Tortoise

Testudo graeca

4

Balkan Terrapin

Mauremys rivulata

8

Eastern Green Lizard

Lacerta viridis

3

Glass lizard

Pseudopus apodus 

 3

Caspian Whip Snake

Dolichophis caspius

1

Blotched Snake

Elaphe sauromates

1

Grass Snake

Natrix natrix

6

Other highlights

 

 

Very large flock of sparrows

 

 

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    Elaphe sauromates near lake Esmerida

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    Time stands still... (near lake Esmerida)

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  • Esmaria-doorwater

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    We left the flat plain of Lake Esmerida by passing through a shallow river.

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    We witnessed a couragious ant that caught a much bigger grasshopper. Note that its long antennae are bitten off, probably in order to make transport easier.

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    A male Lacerta viridis

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    Celebrating our first Elaphe sauromates observation in a play ground.

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