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Large iguanid lizards

The green iguana (Iguana iguana) and blackish ctenosaur (garrobo; Ctenosaura similis) are large iguanid lizards that are often seen, despite being hunted for food. Ctenosaurs are found in the dry lands of the northwest, while iguanas are also found in wetter regions.

Text and pictures by Angela and Jörn Malek. The team of Discovery Travel World wishes you the best of times in our little paradise called Costa Rica.

Text by Lonely Planet.

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