Marine iguana

Marine iguana

C002/4494 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.3MB

Downloadable file size: 2.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BOB GIBBONS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Marine iguana (Amblyrhynchus cristatus) male. This is the only truly marine lizard, spending much of its time in the water feeding on coastal seaweed and algae. It is endemic to the Galapagos, where it forms large colonies along the rocky coastlines. The coloration of the male varies, with red colours on display in the breeding season. Photographed on Espanola Island, Galapagos Islands.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1, amblyrhynchus cristatus, animal, biological, biology, breeding colour, colours, endemic, espanola island, fauna, galapagos islands, herbivore, herbivorous, herpetology, iguana, male, marine, marine iguana, nature, one, pacific, red, reptile, rock, single, tropic, tropics, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.