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Black Spiny-tailed Iguana

Ctenosaura similis

Habitat:

Tropical dry forest in NW Costa Rica

Notes:

The guy lives under a deck next to a resort pool. I see this species everywhere here, however, this is one of the most impressive in color and size.

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4 Comments

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 10 years ago

They are prolific here Emma. However, if you go north to Nicaragua there are very few. They have been used as a food source.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 10 years ago

nature never ceases to amaze! very fascinating creature!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 10 years ago

thank you Ann

AnnvanWijgerden
AnnvanWijgerden 10 years ago

Certainly impressive!

LarryGraziano
Spotted by
LarryGraziano

Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Spotted on Sep 15, 2011
Submitted on Oct 30, 2011

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