Frogs, toads and newts

Four of Britain's recorded species of amphibian live in the Wildspace.

If you would like to see what they look like, go to the website of the National Biodiversity Network and type the Binomial name of the species into the 'Search for Taxa' box. Or simply use Google search.

Logging species is an important aspect of our work in Ely Wildspace. If you would like to find out more please visit our page on Biological Recording

Binomial name Common name
Bufo bufo Common Toad
Lissotriton vulgaris Smooth Newt
Rana temporaria Common Frog
Triturus cristatus Great Crested Newt


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