Brown Basilisk, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica

Brown Basilisk, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica - REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS
Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge, Corcovado National Park, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica (January 2016)

Also known as Striped Basilisk. They are nicknamed "Jesus Christ lizards" for their ability to run on water when escaping from predators. For more information on this species of lizard see:
Brown basilisk (Basiliscus vittatus) / Arkive
Brown Basilisk / Wikipedia

Shooting Time 8:47
Tv(Shutter Speed) 1/1000
Av(Aperture Value) 4.0
Exposure Compensation +1/3
ISO Speed 400

Brown Basilisk (male), Tortuguero, Costa Rica


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