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Green Iguana

Iguana iguana

Description:

The green iguana is a large lizard and is probably the largest species in the iguana family.

Habitat:

Seen on a small island that is quite dry. A herbivore, it has adapted significantly with regard to locomotion and osmoregulation as a result of its diet. It grows to 1.5 meters (4.9 ft) in length from head to tail, although a few specimens have grown more than 2 metres (6.6 ft) with bodyweights upward of 20 pounds (9.1 kg).


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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 11 months ago

Nice portrait!

Mel11
Spotted by
Mel11

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Lat: 12.71, Long: -61.26

Spotted on May 20, 2016
Submitted on Feb 6, 2019

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