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Spectacled caiman (Caiman crocodilus). This reptile inhabits wetlands in Central and South America. It is exclusively carnivorous, feeding on fish, water birds and amphibians, and taking larger prey such as pigs when fully grown. An adult male can reach a length of around 2.5 metres, with females rarely exceeding 1.5 metres. Photographed in Costa Rica.
Model release not required. Property release not required.