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Black Ctenosaur

Ctenosaura similis


Also known as the black spiny-tailed iguana. Black spiny-tailed iguana have distinctive black, keeled scales on their long tails, which gives them their common name. They have a crest of long spines which extends down the centre of the back.


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Carara, San José, Costa Rica

Spotted on Sep 14, 2008
Submitted on Nov 23, 2020

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