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Spiny Whorltail Iguana

Stenocercus crassicaudatus

Description:

Small green lizard, very common in Machu Picchu ruins.

Habitat:

claud forest

1 Species ID Suggestions

StevenSpragg
StevenSpragg 10 years ago
Spiny Whorltail Iguana
Stenocercus crassicaudatus Stenocercus crassicaudatus


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1 Comment

KarenL
KarenL 10 years ago

Very nice! My only memory of the wildlife in Machu Picchi was the llama that leapt down from higher ground above me - straight over my head!

Cusco, Cusco, Peru

Spotted on Mar 10, 2010
Submitted on Oct 16, 2011

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