This year we’ve had many Smooth snakes (Coronella austriaca) – they seem to have replaced the Slow Worm although they don’t eat slugs. They’re non-venomous and nowhere near as aggressive as Grass snakes. 54 more words
Tags » Herpetology
Thursday 20th August 2015, will be remembered by so many as it marked the passing of our very own Steve Irwin, Anthony Treble.
For those that new Ant in person or online they knew how passionate he was about animals, how reliable, caring and genuine he was as a person. 215 more words
Those who have read this blog for any length of time know that single-mindedness is not one of my shortcomings. I call myself a coleopterist and even go on trips dedicated specifically towards their study, yet find it impossible to ignore the diversity of non-beetle insects that one finds on such trips. 1,411 more words
Sorry, still busy and behind, and this will be a brief species of the month…
For June of 2015: The Carpathian Newt (Lissotriton montandoni… 211 more words