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Black Ctenosaur

Ctenosaura similis


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.


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


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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