Costa Rica Biodiversity

Quepos Manuel Antonio reptile & amphibian


This page is it about reptile and amphibian species found in Palmas Pacifica Real Estate with basic information about the types of different groups of organisms in Costa Rica. The scientific name is presented with Costa Rican common name.

  • Scientific name
  • Common name
Dendropsophus microcephalus
Dendropsophus microcephalus
Rana de árbol
spectacled caiman
Caiman crocodilus
green and black poison dart frog, green-and-black poison dart frog, green and black poison arrow frog, mint poison frog
Dendrobates auratus
Rana Verde
Kinosternon cruentatum
Tortuga candado
Black Spiny-tailed Iguana, Black Iguana, Black Ctenosaur
Ctenosaura similis
Iguana Cola Negra
Green Iguana, Common Iguana
Iguana iguana
Iguana Verde
Smilisca sordida
Rana de árbol
Boa constrictor
Boa constrictor


List of organisms observed in Palmas Pacifica Property and surrounding, Quepos, Aguirre, Puntarenas.


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