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European Distribution Maps (Using 50x50km Grid Squares) for Reptiles and Amphibians found on Wildlife Reserve in Baixo Alentejo


Iberian Pond Turtle

Moorish Gecko

Western Psammodromus

- Formerly Psammodromus hispanicus; Now Psammodromus occidentalis

Large Psammodromus

- Formerly Psammodromus algirus; Now Psammodromus manuelae

Horseshoe Whip Snake

Ladder Snake

Iberian False Smooth Snake

Viperine Snake

Western Montpellier Snake



Sharp-ribbed Newt

Spiny Toad

- (Map also includes Common Toad as Spiny Toad only recently split from this species). Spiny Toads are restricted to Spain & Portugal.

Natterjack Toad

Iberian Tree Frog

- (Map also includes Common Tree Frog as Iberian Tree Frog only recently split from this species). Iberian Tree Frogs are restricted to Spain & Portugal and a small part of South-Western France.

Iberian Water Frog






Use of all the above maps courtesy of 2012-2014, NA2RE - New Atlas of Amphibians and Reptiles of Europe

Sillero, N. et al. (2014) Updated distribution and biogeography of amphibians and reptiles of Europe. Amphibia-Reptilia 35, 1–31https://brill.com/view/journals/amre/35/1/article-p1_1.xml

Atlas website: http://na2re.ismai.pt


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Breeding Season 2019


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IUCN Red List

Fungi, Lichens

Flower Meadows

Colour Rings

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Trail Cameras

Bird Feeders

Catalonia Wildlife

Mashatu Botswana

Tswalu Kalahari

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