Pictures of reptiles and amphibians of the amazon rainforest
12-19 August 2005
In the Amazon rainforest there are countless species of frogs of different colors, in addition to other amphibians like salamanders and reptiles as iguanas and small snakes. Most of such wildlife can be spotted mainly at night, during guided excursions from Sacha Lodge.
Photo is a snake, found during a night walk in the Amazon rainforest.
Iguana pictures. A small guy, probably a particular spece of iguana, found on a trunk.
More photos of a small iguana found during a day excursion in the Amazon rainforest.
On the previous pictures, different species of lizards found during the excursions.
Another small iguana
A mosquito is biting this iguana (just zoom the photo to get a better view).
Photos of Caymans.
A cayman lizard .
Frog pictures. Many different species of frogs, in different colors, are normally found during hikes in and around the lodge. Most of the frogs can be spotted only during night walks.
More photos of frogs.
Photos of very small frogs found in the Amazon rainforest during night walks around Sacha Lodge in Ecuador.
More photos of colored frogs.
Some frogs of the Amazon rainforest are really very small (smaller than a finger's tip) and you will need good eyes to spot them at night in the middle of vegetation.
Photo of a juvenile frog.
Photo of an enormous frog, about 20-25cm long.
Strange eggs found very close to a stream, probably belonging to a frog or to another amphibian.
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