More Costa Rican wildlife - Amphibians, reptiles, mammals & a few insects.
Two weeks in january 2008 at 5 different Costa Rican locations: Monte Verde, Arenal, Sarapiqui, Tortuguero and Puerto Viejo de Talamanca.



Agalychnis calidryas


Agalychnis saltator

Alouata palliata

Ameiva festiva

Ateles geoffroyi

Atta cephalotes

Basiliscus basiliscus

Basiliscus plumifrons

? (Bee species under a palm leaf)

Bothriechis lateralis
This is probably the most spectacular color form of the poisonous eyelash viper.
Bothriechis schlegelii
As far as I can see, this is another color variation of the eyelash viper.
Bothriechis schlegelii

Bothrops asper
Not easy to see - but this 3-toed sloth is carrying a baby. Notice the tiny claws in the mother's armpit.
Bradypus variegatus

Bufo marinus

Caiman crocodilus

Caligo eurilochus sulanus

Cebus capucinus

Centrolene prosoplebon

Choloepus hoffmanni

Crocodylus acutus

Danaus plexipus

Dendrobates pumillio

Heliconius erato petiverana

Iguana iguana

Lachesis muta

Lepidoblepharis xanthostigmata

Papillio sp.

Morpho peleides limpida

Nerops humilis
Bombarder ants - with 2 cm in length - and a really nasty bite, this fellow is better well respected!
Paraponera clavata

Rhinoclemmys funera

Rhynchonycteris naso

Sciurus granatensis

Sciurus variegatoides

Tamandua mexicana

Uroderma bilobatum
   

Un-identified species


?

? Moth sp.

? Butterfly sp.

? Butterfly sp.

? Hermit crayfish

? Hermit crayfish

? Hermit crayfish

? Lizzard sp.

? Saltwater crab sp.

? Bug sp.

? Grasshopper sp
A footprint in the mud - maybe a coati?
?
This is a rather small spider - probably a young specimen, judged by the caracteristic center of the web.
? Spider sp.
This species grow to 8 cm+ - and the webs easily exeeds 1 meter in diameter.
? Spider sp.

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