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Wildlife Seen in, on, around and from Perna Seca River

 

All Photographs were taken by the website author on the reserve unless otherwise stated.

 

 

 

 

AMPHIBIANS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

REPTILES

 

 

Iberian Pond Turtle

Mauremys leprosa leprosa

Cágado Mediterrânico
 

 

 

Iberian Psammodromus

Psammodromus manuelae

Lagartixo do mato

 

 

 

 

 

 

DAMSELFLIES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DRAGONFLIES

 

 

Blue Emperor

Anax imperator

Imperador azul
 

 

 

 

Vagrant Emperor

Anax ephippiger

Tira olhos migrador
 

 

 

Epaulet Skimmer

Orthetrum chrysostigma

Ortétrum de faixa branca
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAMMALS

 

 

European Rabbit

Oryctolagus cuniculus algirus

Coelho bravo
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BIRDS

 

 

Grey Heron 

Ardea cinerea cinerea

Garça real

 

 

 

White Stork

Ciconia ciconia ciconia

Cegonha branca

 

Eurasian Buzzard

Buteo buteo buteo

Águia d'asa redonda
 

This Buzzard was dive-bombed by a Common Kestrel.

 

 

Common Kestrel

Falco tinnunculus tinnunculus

Peneireiro
 

This Kestrel dive-bombed an Eurasian Buzzard.

 

 

Woodchat Shrike

Lanius senator rutilans

Picanço barreteiro
 

 

 

 

Eurasian Golden Oriole

Oriolus oriolus

Papa figos
 

 

 

 

European Goldfinch

Carduelis carduelis parva

Pintassilgo
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PLANTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

Wildlife Seen at Perna Seca River triangle
    AMPHIBIANS    
         
         
    REPTILES    
1   Iberian Pond Turtle Mauremys leprosa leprosa Cágado Mediterrânico
2   Iberian Psammodromus Psammodromus manuelae Lagartixo do mato
         
    DAMSELFLIES    
         
         
    DRAGONFLIES    
1   Blue Emperor Anax imperator Imperador azul
2   Vagrant Emperor Anax ephippiger Tira olhos migrador
3   Epaulet Skimmer Orthetrum chrysostigma Ortétrum de faixa branca
         
         
    BIRDS    
1   Grey Heron Ardea cinerea cinerea Garça real
2   White Stork Ciconia ciconia ciconia Cegonha branca
3   Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo buteo Águia d'asa redonda
4   Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus tinnunculus Peneireiro
5   Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus Maçarico bique bique
6   Little Owl Athene noctua vidalii Mocho galego
7   Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator rutilans Picanço barreteiro
8   Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus Papa figos
9   European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis parva Pintassilgo
         
    MAMMALS    
1   Iberian Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus algirus Coelho bravo
         
    FISH    
         
         
    OTHER WILDLIFE    
         
         
         
15   <--- Total Number of Species Recorded    

 

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