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Black Ctenosaur

Ctenosaura similis

Description:

This black ctenosaur was about 80cm long, probably a female. It had spikes running down its back starting from behind its head and also about ten black dorsal bands.

Habitat:

On the side of the road, ctenosaurs normally live in rocky areas with plenty of trees.

Notes:

Spotted on Route 34 near Tarcoles, Costa Rica

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Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Spotted on Mar 16, 2015
Submitted on May 16, 2015

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