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Puma Concolor


1.7 m, long legs, tail with black tip, light brown in color, eats small mammals like peccaries, deer, paca and agoutis. Usually silent.


Large tracts of unspoiled forest, often in hilly or mountainous terrain. Found in the Caribbean and Pacific slope of Costa Rica. I captured this stunning video of a puma in the daytime in one of my heat-sensing cameras at Hacienda Baru Wildlife Refuge near Dominical, Costa Rica.

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MatthewKritzer 7 years ago

Awesome, Jack...

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 7 years ago

Welcome to Project Noah, JackE.Ewing. Do you work at the refuge?

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Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Spotted on Mar 30, 2013
Submitted on Apr 19, 2013

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