Globally vulnerable (VU) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Scientific Names
    • Amblyrhynchus cristatus
    • ? amblyrhincus
    • Amblyrhincus ater
    • Amblyrhincus cristatus
    • Amblyrhincus demarlii
    • Hypsilophus ater
    • Hypsilophus cristatus
    • Oreocephalus cristatus
  • English
    • Galapagos Marine Iguana
    • Fernandina Marine Iguana
    • Galápagos Marine Iguana
    • Sea Iguana
    • Marine Iguana
  • French
    • Amblyrhynche à crête
    • Iguane marin
    • Amblyrhynche
    • Iguane Marin
  • Spanish
    • Iguana Marina
  • German
    • Meerechse

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Recent observations

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 9, 2015 04:20 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 9, 2015 03:34 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 9, 2015 03:11 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 9, 2015 02:59 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 9, 2015 02:48 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 9, 2015 02:44 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 11, 2015 02:02 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 11, 2015 01:30 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 11, 2015 12:00 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 11, 2015 12:00 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 11, 2015 12:00 PM CDT

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Marine Iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus

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jaico

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July 11, 2015 11:57 AM CDT

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Description from Wikipedia

The marine iguana (Amblyrhynchus cristatus) is an iguana found only on the Galápagos Islands that has the ability, unique among modern lizards, to live and forage in the sea, making it a marine reptile. The iguana can dive over 9 m (30 ft) into the water. It has spread to all the islands in the archipelago, and is sometimes called the Galápagos marine iguana. It mainly lives on the rocky Galápagos shore, but can also be spotted in...

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Conservation Summary

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