Iguanas are large and reatively slow, so they rely on cammouflage to
protect them from predators. This spiny iguana, in Belize, from the viewpoint
of a hawk circling overhead, would be invisable.
This lizard resting on a log on the forest floor, also blends in with
Even out on the open beach, this lizard can search for food without
being easily seen. Can you see him? Scroll down for a hint if you
The Biggest Lizard- Beware!
You never want to go swimming at night where THIS
lizard dwells - from Florida all the way to the Amazon! Here is a
ten-foot alligator sunning himself. I used a good telephoto lens but
still had to crawl on the ground to about ten feet away from him! Do not
attempt this at home!
© 2001 Stephen Blythe
Hint: look about 1/3 of the way up from the bottom of the photo, amd
1/3 over from the left side...