Jamaican iguana

Jamaican iguana

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Cyclura collei

The Jamaican iguana is a large species of lizard in the family Iguanidae. The species is endemic to Jamaica. It is the largest native land animal in Jamaica, and is critically endangered, even considered extinct between 1948 and 1990. Once found throughout Jamaica and on the offshore islets Great Goat Island and Little Goat Island, it is now confined to the forests of the Hellshire Hills.

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References

1. Jamaican iguana Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamaican_iguana
2. Jamaican iguana on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/6027/12337339

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