Reptiles and amphibians of Keele


Common Frog Rana temporaria : are widespread on campus.

Common Toads Bufo bufo :  reported from Lake 5 on the Phase 3 site.

Common Newt Lissotriton vulgaris : one by the Sutainabilty Hub.


Grass Snake Natrix natrix : that was found dead in the boiler of a house in Church Plantation and another was filmed by IC1 28/07/16.

Yellow-bellied Slider Trachemys scripta : two of these terrapins have been on Lake 1 since 2016 at least and have been seen on Lake 2. 

Few records for these so if you see any reptiles and amphibians then please let me know.