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Agapanthia villosoviridescens / Golden-bloomed...
1 photo

Leptocoma minima / Crimson-backed sunbird /...
1 photo

Rana temporaria / Common frog / Травяная...
1 photo

Rhagium mordax / Black-spotted longhorn beetle /...
1 photo

In Explore
45 photos


Canary Islands Nature and Wildlife
7 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tour to Canary Islands.

Croatia’s Nature and Wildlife
3 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Croatia

Denmark's Nature and Wildlife
275 photos
A collection of images that I took on my trips and tours within different parts of Denmark.

France's Nature and Wildlife
9 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to France.

Germany's Nature and Wildlife
7 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Germany.


Hungary's Nature and Wildlife
30 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tour to Hungary.

India's Nature and Wildlife
19 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tour to India.

Kenya's Nature and Wildlife
18 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tour to Kenya.

Norway's Nature and Wildlife
21 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Norway.

Poland's Nature and Wildlife
4 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Poland.


Romania's Nature and Wildlife
48 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Romania and Transylvania.

South Africa's Nature and Wildlife
3 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tour to South Africa.

Spain's Nature and Wildlife
138 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Spain.

Sweden's Nature and Wildlife
14 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Sweden.

Ukraine's Nature and Wildlife
35 photos
A collection of images that I took on my tours to Ukraine.


MAMMALS
18 photos

BIRDS
188 photos

BIRDS OF PREY
95 photos

REPTILES
2 photos

AMPHIBIANS
3 photos


INSECTS
8 photos

BEETLES and BUGS
2 photos

BUTTERFLIES and MOTHS
2 photos

DRAGONFLIES and DAMSELFLIES
4 photos

SNAILS and SLUGS
1 photo


WILD ORCHIDS
2 photos

Aepyceros melampus / Impala / Импала
1 photo
Impala (Aepyceros melampus) is a medium-sized antelope found in eastern and southern Africa. The impala reaches 70–92 centimetres at the shoulder and weighs 40–76 kg. It features a glossy,...

Capreolus capreolus / Roe deer /...
2 photos

Cervus elaphus / Red deer /...
6 photos

Cervus nippon / Sika deer / Пятнистый...
3 photos


Connochaetes taurinus / Blue wildebeest /...
1 photo
Blue wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus), also called the common wildebeest, white-bearded wildebeest, or brindled gnu, is a large antelope and one of the two species of wildebeests. his...

Crocuta crocuta / Spotted hyena /...
1 photo
Spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta), also known as the Laughing hyena, is a hyena species native to Sub-Saharan Africa. The spotted hyena is the most social of the Carnivora in that it has the largest...

Dama dama / Fallow deer / Лань / Dådyr
6 photos

Equus quagga / Common zebra / Cаванная...
3 photos
Common zebra (Equus quagga, formerly Equus burchellii), also known as the Plains zebra or Burchell's zebra, is the most common and geographically widespread species of zebra. It ranges from the south...

Funambulus palmarum / Three-striped palm squirrel...
1 photo
Indian palm squirrel or Three-striped palm squirrel (Funambulus palmarum) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae found naturally in India and Sri Lanka. The palm squirrel is about the size of...


Herpestes ichneumon / Egyptian mongoose /...
2 photos
Egyptian mongoose (Herpestes ichneumon), also known as Ichneumon, is a mongoose species native to the Iberian Peninsula, coastal regions along the Mediterranean Sea between North Africa and Turkey,...

Lepus europaeus / European hare /...
2 photos

Loxodonta africana / African bush elephant /...
1 photo
African bush elephant (Loxodonta africana), also known as the African savanna elephant, is the larger of the two species of African elephants, and the largest living terrestrial animal. The adult...

Marmota bobak / Bobak marmot / Байбак /...
4 photos
The bobak marmot (Marmota bobak), also known as the Steppe marmot, is a species of marmot that inhabits the steppes of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. It is a social animal and inhabits steppe...

Mungos mungo / Banded mongoose /...
1 photo


Panthera leo / Lion / Лев / Løve
6 photos
Lion (Panthera leo) is a species in the family Felidae. The lion is sexually dimorphic; males are larger than females and have a prominent mane, which is the most recognisable feature of the species....

Phoca vitulina / Harbor seal /...
1 photo
Harbor or Harbour seal (Phoca vitulina), also known as the Common seal, is a true seal found along temperate and Arctic marine coastlines of the Northern Hemisphere. Harbor seals are brown, silvery...

Sciurus vulgaris / Red squirrel / Бе́лка...
2 photos

Syncerus caffer / African buffalo /...
1 photo
African buffalo or Cape buffalo (Syncerus caffer) is a large sub-Saharan African bovine. The adult buffalo's horns are its characteristic feature: they have fused bases, forming a continuous bone...

Taurotragus oryx / Common eland / Канна /...
1 photo
Common eland (Taurotragus oryx), also known as the Southern eland or Eland antelope, is a savannah and plains antelope found in East and Southern Africa. It is the second largest antelope in the...


Ursus arctos / Brown bear / Бурый...
8 photos

Vulpes vulpes / Red fox /...
11 photos
The red fox (Vulpes vulpes) is one of the most widely distributed members of the order Carnivora, This specie presents from the Arctic Circle to North Africa, North America and Eurasia. The red fox...

Accipiter gentilis / Northern goshawk /...
1 photo
Northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis) is a medium-large raptor. It is a widespread species that inhabits many of the temperate parts of the Northern Hemisphere. The northern goshawk is the only...

Acrocephalus scirpaceus / Eurasian reed warbler /...
1 photo
The Eurasian reed warbler, or just Reed warbler (Acrocephalus scirpaceus) is an Old World warbler. It breeds across Europe into temperate western Asia. It is migratory, wintering in sub-Saharan...

Actitis hypoleucos / Common sandpiper /...
4 photos
Common sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos) is a small Palearctic wader. The common sandpiper breeds across most of temperate and subtropical Europe and Asia, and migrates to Africa, southern Asia and...


Aegithalos caudatus / Long-tailed tit /...
3 photos
Long-tailed tit is a common bird found throughout Europe and Asia. It inhabits deciduous and mixed woodland with a well-developed shrub layer. Outside the breeding season they form compact flocks of...

Aegypius monachus / Eurasian black vulture /...
6 photos
Cinereous vulture (Aegypius monachus) is a large raptorial bird that is distributed through much of Eurasia. It is also known as the black vulture, monk vulture, or Eurasian black vulture. It is one...

Aethopyga vigorsii / Vigors's sunbird /...
1 photo
Vigors's sunbird, Sahyadri sunbird, or Western crimson sunbird (Aethopyga vigorsii) is a species of sunbird which is endemic to the Western Ghats of India. It has been considered as a subspecies of...

Alauda arvensis / Eurasian skylark /...
1 photo
Eurasian skylark (Alauda arvensis) is a small passerine bird species. It is a wide-spread species found across Europe and Asia with introduced populations in many other parts of the world. It makes a...

Alcedo atthis / Common kingfisher /...
2 photos
The common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) also known as the Eurasian kingfisher is a small sparrow-sized bird with distribution across Eurasia and North Africa. It is a common breeding species over much...


Alectoris barbara / Barbary partridge /...
4 photos
Barbary partridge (Alectoris barbara) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. This partridge has its main native range in North Africa, and is also native to Gibraltar and the Canary Islands....

Alectoris rufa / Red-legged partridge /...
1 photo
Red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa) is a gamebird in the pheasant family. This is a seed-eating species, but the young in particular take insects as an essential protein supply. This partridge...

Anas penelope / Eurasian wigeon / Свиязь /...
2 photos
The Eurasian wigeon, also known as Widgeon (Anas penelope or Mareca penelope) is one a dabbling duck. It is common and widespread within its range. It breeds in the northernmost areas of Europe and...

Anas platyrhynchos / Mallard / Кряква /...
9 photos
The mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) is a duck that breeds throughout the temperate and subtropical Americas, Eurasia, and North Africa. Mallards live in wetlands and are social animals preferring to...

Anas strepera / Gadwall / Серая утка /...
1 photo
The gadwall (Anas strepera, or Mareca strepera) is a common and widespread duck. The gadwall breeds in the northern areas of Europe and Asia, and central North America. It nests on the ground, often...


Anser anser / Greylag goose / Серый гусь...
4 photos
The Greylag goose (Anser anser) is a large species of goose. It measures between 74 and 91 centimetres in length, with an average weight of 3.3 kilograms. This species has a Palearctic distribution....

Anthus berthelotii / Berthelot's pipit /...
1 photo
Berthelot's pipit (Anthus berthelotii) is a small passerine bird which breeds in Madeira and the Canary Islands. It is a common resident in both archipelagos. Berthelot's pipit is found in open...

Aquila adalberti / Spanish imperial eagle /...
4 photos
Spanish imperial eagle (Aquila adalberti), also known as the Iberian imperial eagle, Spanish eagle, or Adalbert's eagle, is a threatened species of eagle native to the Iberian Peninsula. his is a...

Aquila chrysaetos / Golden eagle / Беркут /...
7 photos
Golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is one of the best-known birds of prey in the Northern Hemisphere. It is the most widely distributed species of eagle. Like all eagles, it belongs to the family...

Aquila fasciata / Bonelli's eagle /...
10 photos
Bonelli's eagle (Aquila fasciata) is a large bird of prey. The common name of the bird commemorates the Italian ornithologist and collector Franco Andrea Bonelli. Like all eagles, Bonelli's eagle...


Aquila rapax / Tawny eagle / Каменный...
1 photo
Tawny eagle (Aquila rapax) is a large bird of prey. It breeds in most of Africa both north and south of the Sahara Desert and across tropical southwestern Asia to India. It is a resident breeder...

Ardea alba / Great egret / Большая...
2 photos
The Great egret (Ardea alba), also known as the Common egret, or Great white egret or Great white heron is a large, widely distributed egret founds in Asia, Africa, the Americas, and southern...

Ardea cinerea / Grey heron / Серая...
8 photos
The Grey heron (Ardea cinerea) is a long-legged predatory wading bird of the heron family, Ardeidae, native throughout temperate Europe and Asia and also parts of Africa. It is resident in much of...

Ardea purpurea / Purple heron / Рыжая...
1 photo
Purple heron (Ardea purpurea) is a wading bird in the heron family, Ardeidae. It is similar in appearance to the more common grey heron but is slightly smaller, more slender and has darker plumage....

Ardeola ralloides / Squacco heron / Жёлтая...
2 photos
Squacco heron (Ardeola ralloides) is a small heron. It is of Old World origins, breeding in southern Europe and the Greater Middle East. The squacco heron is a migrant, wintering in Africa. It is...


Asio flammeus / Short-eared owl /...
1 photo
Short-eared owl (Asio flammeus) is a species of typical owl (family Strigidae). The short-eared owl is a medium-sized owl measuring 34–43 cm in length and weighing 206–475 g. It has large eyes, a...

Asio otus / Long-eared owl / Ушастая...
2 photos
The Long-eared owl (Asio otus), also known as the Northern long-eared owl, is a species of owl which breeds in Europe, Asia, and North America. The long-eared owl's breeding season is from February...

Athene brama / Spotted owlet /...
1 photo
Spotted owlet (Athene brama) is a small owl which breeds in tropical Asia from mainland India to Southeast Asia. A common resident of open habitats including farmland and human habitation, it has...

Athene noctua / Little owl / Домовый...
8 photos
The Little owl (Athene noctua) is a bird that inhabits much of the temperate and warmer parts of Europe, Asia east to Korea, and north Africa. It is a small, cryptically coloured, mainly nocturnal...

Aythya ferina / Common pochard /...
3 photos
The Common pochard (Aythya ferina) is a medium-sized diving duck. Their breeding habitat consists of marshes and lakes with a metre or more water depth. Pochards breed in much of temperate and...


Aythya fuligula / Tufted duck / Хохлатая...
2 photos
The tufted duck (Aythya fuligula) is a small diving duck. The tufted duck breeds throughout temperate and northern Eurasia. These ducks are migratory in most of their range. They form large flocks on...

Bombycilla garrulus / Bohemian waxwing /...
7 photos
Bohemian waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus) is a starling-sized passerine bird that breeds in the northern forests of Eurasia and North America. This waxwing is migratory. Outside the breeding season, the...

Branta bernicla / Dark-bellied Brant /...
2 photos
The Brant, also known as the Brent goose (Branta bernicla) is a species of goose. The dark-bellied form breeds on the Arctic coasts of central and western Siberia and winters in western Europe.

Branta canadensis / Canada goose /...
1 photo

Branta leucopsis / Barnacle goose /...
2 photos
Barnacle goose is a medium-sized goose. It has a white face and black head, neck, and upper breast. Barnacle geese breed mainly on the Arctic islands of the North Atlantic.


Bucephala clangula / Common goldeneye /...
2 photos

Buteo buteo / Common buzzard /...
6 photos

Buteo buteo vulpinus / Steppe buzzard /...
2 photos
The steppe buzzard (Buteo vulpinus) is a migratory bird of prey and one of the most common species of raptor in southern Africa during the summer months. It is often considered a subspecies of the...

Calidris alpina / Dunlin / Чернозобик /...
1 photo
Dunlin (Calidris alpina) is a small wader. It is a circumpolar breeder in Arctic or subarctic regions. Birds that breed in northern Europe and Asia are long-distance migrants, wintering south to...

Calidris ferruginea / Curlew sandpiper /...
1 photo
Curlew sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea) is a small wader that breeds on the tundra of Arctic Siberia. It is strongly migratory, wintering mainly in Africa, but also in south and southeast Asia and in...


Calidris maritima / Purple sandpiper /...
3 photos
The purple sandpiper (Calidris maritima) is a small shorebird. Their breeding habitat is the northern tundra on Arctic islands in Canada and coastal areas in northwestern Europe. The male takes the...

Calidris pugnax / Ruff / Турухтан /...
1 photo

Carduelis carduelis / European goldfinch /...
3 photos

Carduelis spinus / Eurasian siskin / Чиж /...
1 photo
Eurasian siskin (Spinus spinus) is a small passerine bird. It is very common throughout Europe and Asia. These birds are very active. They are also very social, forming small cohesive flocks...

Certhia familiaris / Eurasian treecreeper /...
1 photo


Charadrius alexandrinus / Kentish plover /...
1 photo
The Kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) is a small shorebird that breeds on the shores of saline lakes, lagoons, and coasts, populating sand dunes, marshes, semi-arid desert, and tundra. Kentish...

Charadrius dubius / Little ringed plover /...
1 photo
Little ringed plover (Charadrius dubius) is a small plover. This species differs from the larger ringed plover in leg colour, the head pattern, and the presence of a clear yellow eye-ring. Their...

Charádrius hiaticula / Common ringed plover /...
1 photo
Common ringed plover or Ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) is a small plover that breeds in Arctic Eurasia. They nest on the ground in an open area with little or no plant growth. Common ringed...

Charadrius leschenaultii / Greater sand plover /...
1 photo
Greater sand plover (Charadrius leschenaultii) is a small wader in the plover family of birds. It breeds in the semi-deserts of Turkey and eastwards through Central Asia. It nests in a bare ground...

Chlidonias hybrida / Whiskered tern /...
3 photos
The Whiskered Tern is a small, tubby marsh tern with a slightly forked tail. The Whiskered Tern prefers shallow terrestrial freshwater wetlands, freshwater swamps, brackish and saline lakes,...


Chlidonias niger / Black tern / Чёрная...
4 photos
Black tern (Chlidonias niger) is a small tern generally found in or near inland water in Europe and North America. As its name suggests, it has predominantly dark plumage. Their breeding habitat is...

Chroicocephalus ridibundus / Black-headed gull /...
7 photos

Chrysocolaptes lucidus / Greater goldenback /...
1 photo
Greater goldenback (Chrysocolaptes guttacristatus) also known as greater flameback, large golden-backed woodpecker or Malherbe's golden-backed woodpecker, is a woodpecker species. It occurs widely in...

Ciconia ciconia / White stork / Белый...
3 photos

Cinclus cinclus / White-throated dipper /...
1 photo
The white-throated dipper (Cinclus cinclus), also known as the European dipper or just Dipper, is an aquatic passerine bird found in Europe, Middle East, Central Asia and the Indian Subcontinent. The...


Circus aeruginosus / Western marsh harrier /...
13 photos
Western marsh harrier (Circus aeruginosus) is a bird of prey from temperate and subtropical western Eurasia and adjacent Africa. It is also known as the Eurasian marsh harrier. It is strongly...

Circus cyaneus / Hen harrier / Полевой...
2 photos
Hen harrier (Circus cyaneus) is a bird of prey. The hen harrier is 41–52 cm long with a 97–122 cm wingspan. It resembles other harriers in having distinct male and female plumages. The sexes also...

Coccothraustes coccothraustes / Hawfinch /...
2 photos

Columba livia / Rock dove / Сизый...
2 photos

Columba palumbus / Common wood pigeon /...
3 photos


Coracias caudatus / Lilac-breasted roller /...
2 photos
Lilac-breasted roller (Coracias caudatus) is an African member of the roller (or Coraciidae) family of birds. It is widely distributed in sub-Saharan Africa, and is a vagrant to the southern Arabian...

Corvus corax / Common raven / Ворон / Ravn
3 photos
The common raven (Corvus corax) is a large all-black passerine bird. Found across the Northern Hemisphere, it is the most widely distributed of all corvids. Common ravens can live up to 21 years in...

Corvus cornix / Hooded crow / Серая...
4 photos

Corvus corone / Carrion crow / Чёрная...
1 photo
Carrion crow (Corvus corone) is a passerine bird which is native to western Europe and the eastern Palearctic. The plumage of the carrion crow is black with a green or purple sheen, much greener than...

Corvus frugilegus / Rook / Грач / Råge
2 photos


Corvus monedula / Western jackdaw / Галка /...
1 photo

Cyanistes caeruleus / Eurasian blue tit /...
4 photos

Cyanistes teneriffae / African blue tit /...
2 photos

Cyanopica cyanus / Azure-winged magpie /...
5 photos
Azure-winged magpie (Cyanopica cyanus) is a bird in the crow family. It is 31–35 cm long and similar in overall shape to the Eurasian magpie (Pica pica) but is more slender with proportionately...

Cygnus cygnus / Whooper swan /...
1 photo


Cygnus olor / Mute swan / Лебедь-шипун...
13 photos
The mute swan (Cygnus olor) is a species of swan and a member of the waterfowl family Anatidae. It is native to much of Eurasia. This large swan is wholly white in plumage with an orange beak...

Delichon urbicum / Common house martin /...
1 photo
Common house martin (Delichon urbicum), sometimes called the Northern house martin or, particularly in Europe, just House martin, is a migratory passerine bird of the swallow family which breeds in...

Dendrocopos major / Great spotted woodpecker /...
8 photos
Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) is a medium-sized woodpecker. This species is found across Eurasia and parts of North Africa. Across most of its range it is resident. It occurs in all...

Dendrocopos medius / Middle spotted woodpecker /...
2 photos

Dicrurus macrocercus / Black drongo /...
1 photo
Black drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) is a small Asian passerine bird of the drongo family Dicruridae. It is a common resident breeder in much of tropical southern Asia from southwest Iran through...


Egretta garzetta / Little egret / Малая...
2 photos
Little egret (Egretta garzetta) is a species of small heron. It is a white bird with a slender black beak, long black legs and, in the western race, yellow feet. As an aquatic bird, it feeds in...

Egretta gularis / Western reef heron /...
1 photo
Western reef heron (Egretta gularis) also called the Western reef egret, is a medium-sized heron found in southern Europe, Africa and parts of Asia. It has a mainly coastal distribution and occurs in...

Elanus caeruleus / Black-winged kite /...
4 photos
The black-winged kite (Elanus caeruleus), also known as the Black-shouldered kite, is a small bird of prey best known for its habit of hovering over open grasslands in the manner of the much smaller...

Emberiza calandra / Corn bunting /...
1 photo
Corn bunting (Emberiza calandra) is a passerine bird in the bunting family Emberizidae. This is an unusual bunting because the plumages of the sexes are similar in appearance, though the male is...

Emberiza citrinella / Yellowhammer /...
1 photo


Emberiza melanocephala / Black-headed bunting /...
1 photo
Black-headed bunting (Emberiza melanocephala) is a passerine bird in the bunting family Emberizidae. It breeds in south-east Europe east to Iran and migrates in winter mainly to India, with some...

Emberiza schoeniclus / Common reed bunting /...
1 photo

Erithacus rubecula / European robin /...
3 photos
European robin (Erithacus rubecula) is a small insectivorous passerine bird. It is found across Europe, east to Western Siberia and south to North Africa; it is sedentary in most of its range except...

Falco naumanni / Lesser kestrel / Степная...
5 photos
Lesser kestrel (Falco naumanni) is a small falcon. This species breeds from the Mediterranean across Afghanistan and Central Asia, to China and Mongolia. It is a summer migrant, wintering in Africa...

Falco tinnunculus / Common kestrel /...
4 photos


Falco vespertinus / Red-footed falcon /...
2 photos

Ficedula parva / Red-breasted flycatcher /...
1 photo
Red-breasted flycatcher (Ficedula parva) is a small passerine bird in the Old World flycatcher family. It breeds in eastern Europe and across central Asia and is migratory, wintering in south Asia....

Fulica atra / Eurasian coot / Лысуха /...
5 photos
Eurasian coot, or Common coot (Fulica atra) is a member of the rail and crake bird family. It breeds across much of the Old World on freshwater lakes and ponds. It is resident in the milder parts of...

Galerida cristata / Crested lark /...
2 photos
The crested lark (Galerida cristata) is a species of lark distinguished from the other 81 species of lark by the crest of feathers that rise up in territorial or courtship displays and when singing....

Gallinula chloropus / Common moorhen /...
5 photos
Common moorhen (Gallinula chloropus) (also known as the Swamp chicken) is a bird species in the family Rallidae. It is distributed across many parts of the Old World. It lives around well-vegetated...


Garrulus glandarius / Eurasian jay / Сойка /...
1 photo

Glareola pratincola / Collared pratincole /...
4 photos
Collared pratincole (Glareola pratincola), also known as the common pratincole or red-winged pratincole, is a wader. It is native to the Old World. The collared pratincole is a bird of open country,...

Grus grus / Common crane / Серый...
1 photo

Gyps africanus / White-backed vulture /...
1 photo
White-backed vulture (Gyps africanus) is an Old World vulture. It is closely related to the European griffon vulture, G. fulvus. Sometimes it is called African white-backed vulture to distinguish it...

Gyps fulvus / Griffon vulture /...
7 photos
Griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) is a large Old World vulture. It is also known as the Eurasian griffon. The griffon vulture is 93–122 cm long with a 2.3–2.8 m wingspan. Like other vultures, it is a...


Gyps rueppelli / Rüppell's vulture / Гриф...
3 photos
Rüppell's vulture or Rüppell's griffon vulture (Gyps rueppelli) is a large vulture that can be found throughout the Sahel region of central Africa. The current population of 30,000 is decreasing...

Haematopus ostralegus / Eurasian oystercatcher /...
1 photo

Halcyon senegalensis / Woodland kingfisher /...
1 photo
Woodland kingfisher (Halcyon senegalensis) is a tree kingfisher that is widely distributed in Africa south of the Sahara. This is a medium-sized kingfisher, 23 cm in length. The adult has a bright...

Haliaeetus albicilla / White-tailed eagle /...
19 photos
The white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) is a large bird of prey. They are found in Eurasia, near large bodies of open water with an abundant food supply and old-growth trees for nesting.

Harpactes fasciatus / Malabar trogon /...
1 photo
Malabar trogon (Harpactes fasciatus) is a species of bird in the trogon family. It is found in the forests of Sri Lanka and peninsular India. In India it is mainly found in the Western Ghats, hill...


Himantopus himantopus / Black-winged stilt /...
4 photos
Black-winged stilt (Himantopus himantopus) is a widely distributed very long-legged wader. They have long pink legs, a long thin black bill and are blackish above and white below, with a white head...

Hippolais icterina / Icterine warbler /...
2 photos
Icterine warbler (Hippolais icterina) is an Old World warbler. It breeds in mainland Europe except the southwest. It is migratory, wintering in sub-Saharan Africa. The icterine warbler is a bird of...

Hirundo rustica / Barn swallow /...
6 photos
Barn swallow (Hirundo rustica) is the most widespread species of swallow in the world. The barn swallow is a bird of open country that normally uses man-made structures to breed and consequently has...

Hydroprogne caspia / Caspian tern /...
2 photos

Jynx torquilla / Eurasian wryneck /...
1 photo


Lanius collurio / Red-backed shrike /...
6 photos
The red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio) is a carnivorous passerine bird. This bird breeds in most of Europe and western Asia and winters in tropical Africa. Like other shrikes it hunts from prominent...

Lanius meridionalis / Iberian Grey Shrike /...
5 photos
Iberian Grey Shrike (Lanius meridionalis) is a large songbird species in the shrike family. The species is resident in southern France and the Iberian Peninsula, with some 95% of the global...

Lanius minor / Lesser grey shrike /...
1 photo
Lesser grey shrike (Lanius minor) is a member of the shrike family. It breeds in South and Central Europe and western Asia in the summer and migrates to winter quarters in southern Africa in the...

Lanius schach / Long-tailed shrike /...
1 photo
Long-tailed shrike or Rufous-backed shrike (Lanius schach) is a member of the bird family Laniidae, the shrikes. They are found widely distributed across Asia and there are variations in plumage...

Larus argentatus / European herring gull /...
7 photos
European herring gull is a large gull and one of the best known of all gulls in Europe. European herring gulls have a varied diet, including fish, crustaceans and dead animals as well as some plants....


Larus cachinnans / Caspian gull /...
1 photo

Larus canus / Common gull / Сизая чайка...
3 photos

Larus fuscus / Lesser black-backed gull /...
1 photo

Larus marinus / Great black-backed gull /...
2 photos

Leptoptilos crumenifer / Marabou stork /...
1 photo
Marabou stork (Leptoptilos crumenifer) is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. It breeds in Africa south of the Sahara, in both wet and arid habitats, often near human habitation,...


Limosa limosa / Black-tailed godwit /...
1 photo
Black-tailed godwit (Limosa limosa) is a large, long-legged, long-billed shorebird. Its breeding range stretches from Iceland through Europe and areas of central Asia. The species breeds in fens,...

Linaria cannabina / Common linnet /...
4 photos

Luscinia luscinia / Thrush nightingale /...
1 photo
Thrush nightingale (Luscinia luscinia) is a small passerine bird. It is a migratory insectivorous species breeding in forests in Europe and Asia and overwintering in Africa. The distribution is more...

Mergus merganser / Common merganser /...
1 photo

Mergus serrator / Red-breasted merganser /...
3 photos
The red-breasted merganser (Mergus serrator) is a diving duck. Its breeding habitat is freshwater lakes and rivers across northern North America, Greenland, Europe, and Asia. It nests in sheltered...


Merops apiaster / European bee-eater /...
10 photos
European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) is a near passerine bird. It breeds in southern Europe and in parts of north Africa and western Asia. It is strongly migratory, wintering in tropical Africa....

Merops orientalis / Green bee-eater / Малая...
1 photo
Green bee-eater (Merops orientalis), also known as little green bee-eater, is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family. Like other bee-eaters, this species is a richly coloured, slender bird....

Microcarbo pygmeus / Pygmy cormorant / Малый...
1 photo
Pygmy cormorant (Microcarbo pygmaeus) is a member of the cormorant family of seabirds. It breeds in south-eastern Europe and south-western Asia. It is partially migratory, with northern populations...

Milvus lineatus / Black-eared Kite / Sortøret...
1 photo
The Black-eared Kite is a medium-sized bird of prey. Unlike others of the group, they are opportunistic hunters and are more likely to scavenge. They spend a lot of time soaring and gliding in...

Milvus migrans / Black kite / Чёрный...
13 photos
Black kite (Milvus migrans) is a medium-sized bird of prey. This kite is widely distributed through the temperate and tropical parts of Eurasia and parts of Australasia and Oceania, with the...


Milvus milvus / Red kite / Красный...
7 photos
The red kite (Milvus milvus) is a medium-large bird of prey. The species currently breeds in the Western Palearctic region of Europe and northwest Africa, though it formerly also occurred in northern...

Monticola cinclorhynchus / Blue-capped rock...
1 photo
Blue-capped rock thrush (Monticola cinclorhyncha) is a species of chat. The male has a blue head, chin and throat. The upper parts are blue and black. The rump and underparts are chestnut brown....

Motacilla alba / White wagtail / Белая...
4 photos
White wagtail (Motacilla alba) is a small passerine bird. The species breeds in much of Europe and Asia and parts of North Africa. It is resident in the mildest parts of its range, but otherwise...

Motacilla flava / Western yellow wagtail /...
4 photos
The western yellow wagtail (Motacilla flava) is a small passerine bird. This species breeds in much of temperate Europe and Asia. It is a slender 15–16 cm long bird, with the characteristic long,...

Muscicapa striata / Spotted flycatcher /...
2 photos
Spotted flycatcher (Muscicapa striata) is a small passerine bird in the Old World flycatcher family. It breeds in most of Europe and western Asia, and is migratory, wintering in Africa and south...


Nycticorax nycticorax / Black-crowned night heron...
2 photos
Black-crowned night heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) is a medium-sized heron found throughout a large part of the world. The breeding habitat is fresh and salt-water wetlands. This heron is migratory in...

Oenanthe oenanthe / Northern wheatear /...
2 photos

Otis tarda / Great bustard / Дрофа /...
3 photos
Great bustard (Otis tarda) is a bird in the bustard family. It breeds in open grassland and farmland in southern and central Europe, and across temperate Asia. European populations are mainly...

Panurus biarmicus / Bearded reedling /...
2 photos
Bearded reedling (Panurus biarmicus) is a small reed-bed passerine bird. It is frequently known as the bearded tit. The bearded reedling is a species of temperate Europe and Asia. This species is a...

Parus major / Great tit / Большая...
3 photos
The great tit (Parus major) is a passerine bird. It is a widespread and common species throughout Europe, the Middle East, Central and Northern Asia, and parts of North Africa. Most great tits do not...


Passer domesticus / House sparrow /...
3 photos

Passer montanus / Eurasian tree sparrow /...
2 photos

Pelargopsis capensis / Stork-billed kingfisher /...
1 photo
Stork-billed kingfisher (Pelargopsis capensis), is a tree kingfisher which is widely but sparsely distributed in the tropical Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia, from India to Indonesia. This...

Pelecanus onocrotalus / Great white pelican /...
2 photos
Great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus) also known as the Eastern white pelican, Rosy pelican or White pelican is a bird in the pelican family. It breeds from southeastern Europe through Asia and...

Pernis apivorus / European honey buzzard /...
1 photo
European honey buzzard (Pernis apivorus) is a bird of prey. The bird is a summer migrant to most of Europe and western Asia, wintering in tropical Africa. It is seen in a wide range of habitats, but...


Phalacrocorax carbo / Great cormorant /...
5 photos

Phoenicurus ochruros / Black redstart /...
2 photos

Phoenicurus phoenicurus / Common redstart /...
1 photo

Phylloscopus canariensis / Canary Islands...
1 photo
The Canary Islands chiffchaff (Phylloscopus canariensis) is a species of leaf warbler endemic to the Canary Islands, Spain. Previously the Canary Island chiffchaff was considered as a subspecies of...

Phylloscopus collybita / Common chiffchaff /...
1 photo


Phylloscopus trochilus / Willow warbler /...
1 photo

Pica pica / Eurasian magpie / Сорока /...
3 photos
Eurasian magpie or Common magpie (Pica pica) is a resident breeding bird throughout Europe, much of Asia and the Maghreb. It is one of the most intelligent birds. The preferred habit is open...

Pluvialis apricaria / European golden plover /...
1 photo

Podiceps cristatus / Great crested grebe /...
4 photos

Podiceps grisegena / Red-necked grebe /...
9 photos
Red-necked grebe (Podiceps grisegena) is a migratory aquatic bird found in the temperate regions of the northern hemisphere. Breeding takes place in shallow freshwater lakes. It has an elaborate...


Podiceps nigricollis / Black-necked grebe /...
1 photo
Black-necked grebe (Podiceps nigricollis) is a member of the grebe family of water birds. Its breeding plumage features a distinctive ochre-coloured plumage which extends behind its eye and over its...

Poecile palustris / Marsh tit /...
2 photos
Marsh tit (Poecile palustris) is a passerine bird. It can be found throughout temperate Europe and northern Asia and, despite its name, it occurs in a range of habitats including dry woodland. It...

Pycnonotus jocosus / Red-whiskered bulbul /...
1 photo
Red-whiskered bulbul (Pycnonotus jocosus), or crested bulbul, is a passerine bird found in Asia. It is a member of the bulbul family. It is a resident frugivore found mainly in tropical Asia. It has...

Recurvirostra avosetta / Pied avocet /...
2 photos
Pied avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) is a large black and white wader. They breed in temperate Europe and western and Central Asia. It is a migratory species and most winter in Africa or southern...

Riparia riparia / Sand martin /...
1 photo
Sand martin (Riparia riparia) is a migratory passerine bird in the swallow family. It has a wide range in summer, embracing practically the whole of Europe and the Mediterranean countries, part of...


Saxicola maurus / Siberian stonechat /...
1 photo
Siberian stonechat or Asian stonechat (Saxicola maurus) is a recently validated species of the Old World flycatcher family (Muscicapidae). It resembles its closest living relative the European...

Saxicola rubetra / Whinchat / Луговой...
1 photo
Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra) is a small migratory passerine bird breeding in Europe and western Asia and wintering in central Africa. The whinchat is a solitary species, favouring open grassy country...

Sitta europaea / Eurasian nuthatch /...
4 photos

Somateria mollissima / Common eider /...
11 photos
Common eider (Somateria mollissima) is a large sea-duck that is distributed over the northern coasts of Europe, North America and eastern Siberia. It breeds in Arctic and some northern temperate...

Stercorarius parasiticus / Parasitic jaeger /...
1 photo
Parasitic jaeger (Stercorarius parasiticus), also known as the Arctic skua, Arctic jaeger or Parasitic skua, is a seabird. Identification is complicated by similarities to long-tailed jaeger and...


Sterna hirundo / Common tern / Речная...
6 photos

Streptopelia decaocto / Eurasian collared dove /...
1 photo

Streptopelia turtur / European turtle dove /...
1 photo
European turtle dove (Streptopelia turtur) is a member of the bird family Columbidae, the doves and pigeons. The turtle dove is a migratory species with a southern Palearctic range covering most of...

Strix aluco / Tawny owl / Серая...
3 photos

Sturnus vulgaris / Common starling /...
3 photos
The common starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is a medium-sized passerine bird. It is about 20 cm long and has glossy black plumage with a metallic sheen. The starling breeds in open habitats across its...


Surnia ulula / Northern hawk-owl /...
5 photos
The northern hawk-owl (Surnia ulula) is a non-migratory owl that usually stays within its breeding range, though it sometimes irrupts southward. It is one of the few owls that is being active only...

Sylvia atricapilla / Eurasian blackcap /...
1 photo
Eurasian blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla) usually known simply as the Blackcap, is a common and widespread typical warbler. It has mainly olive-grey upperparts and pale grey underparts. Both sexes have...

Sylvia borin / Garden warbler / Садовая...
1 photo
Garden warbler (Sylvia borin) is a common and widespread small bird that breeds in most of Europe and in western Asia. It is a plain, long-winged and long-tailed typical warbler with brown upperparts...

Sylvia cantillans / Subalpine warbler /...
1 photo

Sylvia communis / Common whitethroat / Серая...
2 photos


Sylvia curruca / Lesser whitethroat /...
1 photo

Sylvia nisoria / Barred warbler /...
3 photos
The barred warbler (Sylvia nisoria) is a typical warbler which breeds across temperate regions of central and eastern Europe and western and central Asia. This passerine bird is strongly migratory,...

Tachybaptus ruficollis / Little grebe /...
5 photos
Little grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis), also known as Dabchick, is a water bird. This bird breeds in small colonies in heavily vegetated areas of freshwater lakes across Europe, much of Asia down to...

Tetrax tetrax / Little bustard / Стрепет /...
3 photos
Little bustard (Tetrax tetrax) is a large bird in the bustard family. It breeds in southern Europe and in western and central Asia. Southernmost European birds are mainly resident, but other...

Tadorna tadorna / Common shelduck /...
7 photos
The common shelduck (Tadorna tadorna) is a waterfowl species. It is widespread and common in Eurasia, mainly breeding in temperate and wintering in subtropical regions. This duck resembles a small...


Thalasseus sandvicensis / Sandwich tern /...
1 photo
Sandwich tern (Thalasseus sandvicensis) is a medium-large tern with grey upperparts, white underparts, a yellow-tipped black bill and a shaggy black crest. This species breeds in very dense colonies...

Tringa glareola / Wood sandpiper / Фифи /...
1 photo
Wood sandpiper (Tringa glareola) is a small wader. The wood sandpiper breeds in subarctic wetlands from the Scottish Highlands across Europe and Asia. They migrate to Africa, Southern Asia,...

Tringa nebularia / Common greenshank /...
3 photos
The common greenshank (Tringa nebularia) is a wader.This is a subarctic bird, breeding from northern Scotland eastwards across northern Europe and Asia. It is a migratory species, wintering in...

Tringa totanus / Common redshank / Травник...
6 photos
Common redshank or simply Redshank (Tringa totanus) is a Eurasian wader. The common redshank is a widespread breeding bird across temperate Eurasia. It is a migratory species, wintering on coasts...

Troglodytes troglodytes / Eurasian wren /...
3 photos
The Eurasian wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) is a very small passerine bird. The wren occurs in Europe, a belt of Asia from northern Iran and Afghanistan across to Japan.


Turdus iliacus / Redwing / Белобровик /...
1 photo

Turdus merula / Common blackbird / Чёрный...
2 photos

Turdus philomelos / Song thrush / Певчий...
1 photo
Song thrush (Turdus philomelos) is a thrush that breeds across the West Palearctic. It has brown upper-parts and black-spotted cream or buff underparts and has three recognised subspecies. Its...

Turdus pilaris / Fieldfare / Рябинник /...
2 photos
The Fieldfare (Turdus pilaris) is a member of the thrush family. It breeds in woodland and scrub in northern Europe and Asia. It is strongly migratory, with many northern birds moving south during...

Upupa epops / Eurasian hoopoe / Удод /...
3 photos
Eurasian hoopoe (Upupa epops) is a medium-sized bird, native to Europe, Asia and the northern half of Africa. Most European and north Asian birds migrate to the tropics in winter. The hoopoe has two...


Vanellus vanellus / Northern lapwing / Чибис...
7 photos

Acanthocercus atricollis / Southern tree agama /...
1 photo
Southern tree agama, or Black-necked agama (Acanthocercus atricollis) is a species of tree agama that is native to East, Central and southern Africa. Its largest continuous range is in southeastern...

Lacerta agilis / Sand lizard / Прыткая...
1 photo
Sand lizard (Lacerta agilis) is a lizard distributed across most of Europe and eastwards to Mongolia. It is largely restricted to lowland heathlands. It also occupies a range of man-made habitats...

Lacerta viridis / European green lizard /...
1 photo

Pelophylax esculentus / Edible frog /...
1 photo


Pelobates fuscus / Common spadefoot /...
1 photo
Pelobates fuscus is a species of toad, native to an area extending from Central Europe to Western Asia. It is commonly known as the common spadefoot, garlic toad, the common spadefoot toad and the...

Rana arvalis / Moor frog / Остромордая...
1 photo
Moor frog (Rana arvalis) is a slim, reddish-brown, semiaquatic amphibian native to Europe and Asia. It is a member of the family Ranidae, or true frogs. This is a small frog, characterized by an...

Aglais io / European Peacock / Павлиний...
1 photo

Amata phegea / Nine-spotted moth / Фегея
1 photo
The nine-spotted moth (Amata phegea, formerly Syntomis phegea) is a moth in the family Erebidae ("tiger moths"). The nine-spotted moth is chiefly found in southern Europe but also seen up...

Charaxes jasius / Two-tailed Pasha / Харакс...
1 photo


Hyles gallii / Bedstraw hawk-moth /...
1 photo
Hyles gallii (bedstraw hawk-moth, galium sphinx) is a moth. It is present in North America, in Europe to the Arctic Circle, in Central Asia and in Japan. These moths are active by night up to the day...

Ischnura elegans / Blue-tailed damselfly /...
2 photos
Blue-tailed damselfly or Common bluetail (Ischnura elegans) is a damselfly, belonging to the family Coenagrionidae. This species is present in most of Europe. It is an extremely common species. These...

Libellula depressa / Broad-bodied chaser /...
2 photos
Libellula depressa, the Broad-bodied chaser or Broad-bodied darter, is one of the most common dragonflies in Europe and central Asia. It is very distinctive with a very broad flattened abdomen, four...

Maniola jurtina / Meadow brown / Воловий...
2 photos

Melitaea aurelia / Nickerl's fritillary /...
1 photo
Melitaea aurelia, or Nickerl's fritillary, is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is distributed from central France to Kazakhstan, Siberia and Tien Shan. The wingspan is 28–32 mm. This...


Ochlodes sylvanus / Large skipper /...
1 photo
Large skipper (Ochlodes sylvanus) is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae. This species occurs throughout Europe, in the East Palearctic ecozone (northern Asia, China and Japan) and in the Nearctic...

Platycnemis pennipes / White-legged damselfly /...
1 photo
The white-legged damselfly or Blue featherleg (Platycnemis pennipes) is a damselfly of slow-flowing, muddy waters. It occurs from the Atlantic to Siberia and is often abundant throughout its range....

Sympetrum fonscolombii / Red-veined darter /...
1 photo
The Red-veined darter or Nomad (Sympetrum fonscolombii) is a dragonfly of the genus Sympetrum. It is a widespread and common species in much of central and southern Europe including most...

Xylocopa violacea / Violet carpenter bee /...
2 photos

Cepaea hortensis / White-lipped snail /...
1 photo
White-lipped snail or Garden banded snail (Cepaea hortensis) is a medium-sized species of air-breathing land snail. The white-lipped snail is very slightly smaller than the grove snail, the shell...


Ophrys apifera / Bee orchid / Офрис...
1 photo
Ophrys apifera, known in Europe as the Bee orchid, is a plant of the family Orchidaceae. Ophrys apifera grows to a height of 15–50 centimetres. This hardy orchid develops small rosettes of leaves...

Ophrys insectifera / Fly orchid / Офрис...
1 photo
Ophrys insectifera, the Fly orchid, is a species of orchid and the type species of the genus Ophrys. It is remarkable as an example of sexually-deceptive pollination and floral mimicry as well as of...

Landscapes
15 photos

Silhouettes of the Nature
5 photos

Nature at NN site Måløv
6 photos


Berlin Zoological Garden (Zoo Berlin), Germany
1 photo

Copenhagen Zoo (Denmark)
22 photos

Givskud Zoo (Denmark)
1 photo

Loro Parque (Tenerife, Spain)
4 photos

Zoo of Scania (Skånes Djurpark), Sweden
7 photos


Zoo Tierpark Berlin (Germany)
1 photo

Domestic animals / Домашние...
1 photo

Alces alces / Elk / Лось / Elg
2 photos

Aonyx cinerea / Asian small-clawed otter /...
1 photo

Cebuella pygmaea / Pygmy marmoset /...
1 photo


Cynomys ludovicianus / Black-tailed prairie dog /...
2 photos

Felis silvestris / European wildcat /...
1 photo

Panthera tigris / Tiger / Тигр / Tiger
4 photos

Sus scrofa / Wild boar / Вепрь / Vildsvin
1 photo

Ursus maritimus / Polar bear / Белый...
1 photo


Zalophus californianus / California sea lion /...
1 photo

Anas sibilatrix / Chiloé wigeon /...
1 photo
The Chiloé wigeon (Anas sibilatrix or Mareca sibilatrix), also known as the Southern wigeon a dabbling duck. This bird is indigenous to the southern part of South America, including the Chiloé...

Aratinga solstitialis / Sun parakeet /...
1 photo
The Sun parakeet or Sun conure (Aratinga solstitialis) is a medium-sized, vibrantly colored parrot native to northeastern South America. The adult male and female are similar in appearance, with...

Callonetta leucophrys / Ringed teal /...
1 photo

Chrysolophus pictus / Golden pheasant /...
1 photo


Eolophus roseicapilla / Galah cockatoo /...
2 photos

Eudocimus ruber / Scarlet ibis / Красный...
1 photo

Himantopus mexicanus / Black-necked stilt /...
1 photo

Lamprotornis chalybaeus / Greater Blue-eared...
1 photo

Larosterna inca / Inca tern /...
1 photo


Spheniscus humboldti / Humboldt penguin /...
2 photos