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Green Iguana

Iguana iguana

Description:

Its a large, arboreal herbivorous species of lizard of the genus Iguana native to Central and South America.

Habitat:

Found this juvenile in a country house near my hometown.

Notes:

Even when wild Iguanas are very popular around warm cities in Colombia, some of them are victims of the illegal pet trade.

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8 Comments

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 6 years ago

Nice macro Carolina :)

I really like this close-up, I put it on my favorites list.

Adell
Adell 8 years ago

Cool :)

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Great detail!

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 8 years ago

great spotting Carolina,wow,congratulations,thanks for sharing

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

Whoa! If i saw a moth that looked like that, I'd faint! :D

Carolina
Carolina 8 years ago

Haha sorry Ava! I was going to upload a moth, but changed my mind in the last minute. Thank you!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

Changed from "arthropod" to "reptile."

Carolina
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Carolina

Caldas, Colombia

Spotted on Jun 11, 2012
Submitted on Jul 1, 2012

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