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Other animals of the Park

Fish (click to enlarge)
Except for the birds, other vertebrate species have been recorded at the Park as well:

  • three fish species (the common carp Cyprinus carpio, the goldfish Carassius auratus, the mosquitofish Gambusia affinis),
  • two amphibian species (the marsh frog Rana ridibunda, the European green toad Bufo viridis),
  • four reptile species (the Mediterranean house gecko Hemidactylus turcicus, the large European green lizard Lacerta viridis, the land-dwelling marginated tortoise Testudo marginata and the red-eared slider Chrysemys scripta elegans).

Furthermore, the area is considered one of the best habitats for the bats of Attica (Pipistrellus pipistrellus, Pipistrellus kuhlii, Tadarida teniotis) while small mammals and hedgehogs have been observed as well.



Getting there and around

Park of Environmental Information and Sensitisation "Antonis Tritsis"
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