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Marine Iguana

Amblyrhynchus cristatus

Description:

The marine iguana can dive over 9 m (30 ft) into the water. It has spread to all the islands in the archipelago. It mainly lives on the rocky shore, but can also be spotted in marshes and on sandy beaches.

Habitat:

Spotted at Playa de la Estacion.


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Parroquia Puerto Ayora, Provincia de Galápagos, Ecuador

Lat: -0.74, Long: -90.30

Spotted on Oct 25, 2013
Submitted on Nov 12, 2013

Reference

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