Rarely do animals with the word common in their title live up to this prefix, but in France that is exactly how one would describe the Common Lizard or Viviparous Lizard (Zootoca vivipara, formerly Lacerta vivipara).
an eventful weekend so far. The classic pair on one of the London Plane Trees (Platanus hispanica) in our garden, of Treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) and Nuthatch (Sitta europaea). A Buzzard (Buteo buteo) in a field. And … more...→