This large chiefly arboreal iguana was seen in a tree; this species is primarily herbivorous, but occasionally will take small faunal prey.
Male Smilisca phaeota calling from flooded drain
Unknown Mating flies from Gamboa, Panama
Long-Billed Hermit from Gamboa, Panama
Soldier Grasshopper (Chromacris speciosa) from Gamboa, Panama
Unknown Jumping Spider (Salticidae) from Gamboa, Panama
This teiid was observed during the day in a forested area on Barro Colorado Island in central Panama.
This Anomalepid blind snake was found during the day under debris on Barro Colorado Island, a research station in central Panama.
Very small frog. The picture includes a quarter for scale.
I found this guy in a dark cave somewhere in the interior of Panama just off Lake Gatun. Can anybody confirm what it is? I can't tell from the pictures if the head area has pincers o not.
This dendrobatid was found on Barro Colorado Island. Also found with this frog at this research facility were Smilisca sila, Hypsiboas crepitans, Craugastor fitzingeri, and the Anomalepidae blind snake Liotyphlops albirostris.
Alouatta palliata. Barro Colorado Island, Panama. 17 January 2012
Nyctibora sp. seen on a night walk. Fausto Trail, Barro Colorado Island, Panama. 19 January 2012
Rhinella marina at night. At the Barro Colorado Island dock, Panama. 17 January 2012