Natural History Photographs

Crete, Greece
South of Kallikratis
25 April 2017

After the many hairpins climbing into the mountains, the road from Kapsodasos to Kallikratis winds more gently though a beautiful mountain landscape. Along the road one finds the inevitable flocks of goats, but also pockets with deciduous trees and the associated herbs and, on the trees, lichens.

Acer sempervirens Pertusaria pertusa

Pertusaria pertusa Trombidiidae

Physconia spec.

Bryophyte Fritillaria messanensis
Before and after spraying with water.

Cyclamen creticum


Arisarum vulgare

Saxifraga rotundifolia Rosularia serrata

Rosularia serrata