French Wildlife photojournalist | Biologist | Conservation storyteller
Marine Iguana is a unique creature from the #Galapagos Island. This species allow us to understand in a better and faster way the evolution of the animals. At first it was a random Iguana who land on this remote and aride island. There was no much food on land for them, so they bigin to go into the sea to eat the alguae. With the time they survived and specialized on this marine food. They body change, they became better swimmer, and they learn how to exult the salt. In some hundred thousand year a new specie was born. The Galapagos Marine Iguana.
Red-eyed tree frog is on of the jewel of Costa Rica. This quiet big frog live in the trees hunting at night for some insects. It is on of the symbol of the amazing biodiversity of this wonderful country. They have a particular sound who help to find them at night in order to take picture of them.
Eyelash viper is one of my favorite snake of the #rainforest. They occurs from central America to south America. Specialist on the #mimetism they can have many different colors. They usely stay on the top of big leafs or on the branches waiting for the prey. Carefull they have a strong venom !
Andean Condor. King of the andean sky, or god messenger, so many legend exist about this impressive bird. Despite of his outstanding anatomic features like his 3,5 m wingspan the Andeans Condor are in danger of extinction. In ecuador it remain only 100 individues into the wild. Fortunately some NGO and local communities put their efforts together in order to save this bird of legend.