10921 thumb A Guide To The Wildlife of Panama's Jungles

Few places on earth offer the wildlife-watching and close-to-nature immersion experiences you will find in Panama's rainforests.

Explore the amazing biodiversity of wildlife in the tropical cloud forests of the Cordillera de Talamanca, the wild eastern mountains of Serranía de Tabasará, ...more ↓

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Agoutis 1
Dasyprocta
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White-nosed Coati 2
Nasua narica
Pygmy Three-toed Sloth
Bradypus pygmaeus
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Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth 3
Bradypus variegatus
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Silky Anteater 4
Cyclopes didactylus
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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth 5
Choloepus hoffmanni
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Giant Anteater 6
Myrmecophaga tridactyla
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Northern Tamandua 7
Tamandua mexicana
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Colombian Night Monkey 8
Aotus lemurinus
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Geoffroy’s Tamarin 10
Saguinus geoffroyi
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White-throated Capuchin 11
Cebus capucinus
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Central American white-faced capuchin 13
Cebus capucinus imitator
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Mantled Howler Monkey 14
Alouatta palliata
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Coiba Island Howler Monkey 13
Alouatta palliata coibensis
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Capybara 19
Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris
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Coiban Agouti 13
Dasyprocta coibae
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Central American Agouti 1
Dasyprocta punctata
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Spotted Paca 20
Cuniculus paca
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Armored Rat 22
Hoplomys gymnurus
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Tome's Spiny Rat 23
Proechimys semispinosus
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Western Dwarf Squirrel 25
Microsciurus mimulus
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Variegated Squirrel 26
Sciurus variegatoides
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Bangs's Mountain Squirrel 27
Syntheosciurus brochus
Panamanian Spiny Pocket Mouse
Heteromys adspersus
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Southern Spiny Pocket Mouse 28
Heteromys australis
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Desmarest's Spiny Pocket Mouse 29
Heteromys desmarestianus
Tweedy's crab-eating rat
Ichthyomys tweedii
Mount Pirri climbing mouse
Rhipidomys latimanus
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Tapeti 30
Sylvilagus brasiliensis
Dice's Cottontail
Sylvilagus dicei
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Eastern Cottontail 31
Sylvilagus floridanus
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Talamancan Small-eared Shrew 33
Cryptotis gracilis
Enders's Small-eared Shrew
Cryptotis endersi
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Ocelot 34
Leopardus pardalis
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Northern Tigrina 35
Leopardus tigrinus
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Jaguarundi 36
Herpailurus yagouaroundi
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Margay 37
Leopardus wiedii
Blackish Small-eared Shrew
Cryptotis nigrescens
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Jaguar 38
Panthera onca
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Gray Fox 39
Urocyon cinereoargenteus
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Coyote 40
Canis latrans
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Spectacled Bear 41
Tremarctos ornatus
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Kinkajou 42
Potos flavus
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Crab-eating Raccoon 43
Procyon cancrivorus
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Northern Olingo 44
Bassaricyon gabbii
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Bush Dog 45
Speothos venaticus
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Long-tailed Weasel 46
Mustela frenata
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Neotropical River Otter 47
Lontra longicaudis
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Greater Grison 48
Galictis vittata
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Tayra 10
Eira barbara
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Striped Hog-nosed Skunk 49
Conepatus semistriatus
Caribbean Monk Seal
Neomonachus tropicalis
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Collared Peccary 50
Pecari tajacu
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Red Brocket 50
Mazama americana
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Baird's Tapir 51
Tapirus bairdii
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White-lipped Peccary 52
Tayassu pecari
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White-tailed Deer 53
Odocoileus virginianus
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Derby's Woolly Opossum 54
Caluromys derbianus
Robinson's Mouse Opossum
Marmosa robinsoni
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Green Iguana 51
Iguana iguana
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Crocodiles 55
Crocodylidae
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Red-eyed Tree Frog 56
Agalychnis callidryas
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Fringe-Limbed Tree Frog 10
Cochranella euknemos
Grainy Cochran Frog
Cochranella granulosa
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Harlequin Treefrog 10
Dendropsophus ebraccatus
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Masked Tree Frog 57
Smilisca phaeota
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Helmeted Iguana 59
Corytophanes cristatus
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Giant Toad 10
Rhinella horribilis
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Common Basilisk 60
Basiliscus basiliscus
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Green Iguana 51
Iguana iguana
Speckled Racer
Drymobius margaritiferus
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Border Anole 61
Anolis limifrons
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Berthold's Monkey Lizard 62
Polychrus gutturosus
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Central American Boa 63
Boa imperator
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Ghost Glass Frog 64
Sachatamia ilex
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Green Climbing Toad 10
Incilius coniferus
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Canal Zone Tree Frog 65
Boana rufitela
Lemur Leaf Frog
Agalychnis lemur
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Granular Poison Frog 60
Oophaga granulifera
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Sylvia's Tree Frog 66
Cruziohyla sylviae
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Mourning Gecko 67
Lepidodactylus lugubris
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Turniptail Gecko 68
Thecadactylus rapicauda
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Green Basilisk 69
Basiliscus plumifrons
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Caribbean Least Gecko 70
Sphaerodactylus homolepis

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