Sunday, 9 May 2010
FAUNA@FLORA OF HAGIENI FOREST
Turtle of Dobrogea Euro Testudo hermana
Balkan wall lizard
Suslik European ground squirrel - very cooperative this time :).
Hyla arborea Common Tree Frog
Great egret Ardea alba
Ciovlica ruginie Glareola pratincola Collared pranticole lifer above
Great reed warbler Lacar mare Wheatear and Pied wheatear
Paliurus spina-christi above Spinul lui Isus
Crataegus monogyna Paducel
Paeonia peregrina Balkan peony Bujor
Linum usitatissimum L Flax Floare de in( under)
I saw or heard many other birds species: golden orioles,nightingales, cuckooes, hopoes,grey herons, small egrets, black crowned night heron,swallowtails, swifts, beeaters(many), one European roller,common wood pidgeons,goldfinches,magpies, jays,yellowhammers, starlings, blackbirds, pheasants,tree pipits,terns,linnets, rooks, eurasian sparrowhawk, short toed eagle, morhens,shrikes,and , of course, sparrows :). The air was filled of Lilac flower scent... Well, even I searched all the rocks and the most antisocial bushes, couldnt find any snake, even this place is famous for the abundance in reptiles.