This Montpelier snake was nearly two metres long. This snake is poisonous to small animals but can’t open its mouth far enough to bite humans.
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Hierophis-gemonensis or Balkan whip snake
Tortoises can sometimes be seen in Corfu but even some locals have never seen them this is a Hermanns

This lizard is a Starred Agama introduced into Corfu around 1915

This terrapin  was seen in a few inches of water


This is a Green balkan lizard Lacerta viridis


Algyroides moreoticus or Greek Algyroides, found only in southern Greece and the Ionian islands.


This is a turkish-gecko

Dalmatian Algyroides lizard
Rana kurtmuelleri frog
marginated-tortoise greek marsh frog

Reptiles of Corfu

This is a juvenile Green balkan lizard
A discarded snake skin
This is a marginated tortoise.
Rana lessonae / Pool frog
A painted frog

A terrapin  soaking up the sunshine beside the river at Messongi

A black variety of  a Green Balkan lizard