Epping Forest - March of the Reptiles

by Christian Moss March. 28, 2018 983 views
Common Lizard - Zootoca vivipara.

Common Lizard - Zootoca vivipara.

Spring has finally sprung.

My favourite time of year.

Adder - Vipera Berus

Adder - Vipera Berus

A large male enjoying the Spring sunshine.

Common Frogs.

Common Frogs.

Frogs with spawn - captured at bomb crater pond.

Common Lizards - Zootoca vivipara.

Common Lizards - Zootoca vivipara.

Basking lizards of Epping Forest.

The female with no markings is a woodland morph.

Pond confusion.

Pond confusion.

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Juvenile Adder - Vipera Berus

Juvenile Adder - Vipera Berus

Thrilled to see this young adder has survived the Winter.

Common Lizard - Zootoca vivipara.

Common Lizard - Zootoca vivipara.

Grass Snake - Natrix

Grass Snake - Natrix

Adder - Vipera Berus

Adder - Vipera Berus

Frog & toad.

Frog & toad.

A confused frog trying to mate with a toad.

Common Lizard - Zootoca vivipara.

Common Lizard - Zootoca vivipara.

Also known as the viviparous lizard, the species is unusual among reptiles for ‘giving birth’ to live young rather than laying eggs

Common Frogs.

Common Frogs.

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Shane Coleman 1 year, 6 months ago

Nature's camouflage... amazing!

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Jarvo J 1 year, 6 months ago

Great set. I want to go there now!

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Sonia Lamba 1 year, 6 months ago

Not a big fan of reptiles, but great captures!

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Ana Puž 1 year, 6 months ago

They are all amazing, love it.

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