Animals

South Corfu

Korission Lagoon

The Korission wetland area is an amazing treasure of nature, with Halikounas beach on its west bank and the amazing […]

Animals

The frog of Corfiot wetlands

The island of Corfu, due to the frequent rains, has a number of small wetlands that host many organisms, both […]

Animals

The European Pond Turtle

A water turtle that adorns the Corfiot wetlands

It is called a swamp turtle or pond turtle because of the characteristic patterns it carries on its body.

Animals

Crested Lark (Galerida Cristata)

A common bird of the Corfiot countryside

The crested lark is a common bird of the Corfiot countryside which also breeds across Cyprus, Europe, Asia and Northern […]

Animals

Ladybirds

The delightful little beetles that protect our garden

Ladybirds (Coccinella septempunctata) are beetles (Coleoptera). They belong to the Coccinellidae family and are also known as “ladybugs”.

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The sea turtle caretta caretta

Frequently found at the western sandy beaches and eastern coasts of the island

The loggerhead turtle is an endangered species protected by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Underwater life

Sea Anemone

A special kind of animal

Sea anemones are a group of coelenterate polyps whose shape is similar to a flower.

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Anax Imperator – Leach 1815

A beautiful winged insect over the water

It is considered a common dragonfly species on the island of Corfu and flies around from May to October.