Flame-colored Tanager Male
A male Flame-colored tanager in Costa Rica.
Green and Black Poisin Dart Frog
A green and black poison dart frog on a heliconia flower in Costa Rica.
A pair of bare-throated Tiger-herons standing in a docked boat in Costa Rica.
Anhinga with Rainbow Bass
An anhinga with a freshly caught rainbow bass in his beak on the Rio Frio in Costa Rica.
A young two-toed sloth resting in a tree in Costa Rica.
A green honeycreeper perched on a branch in Costa Rica.
A summer tanager perched on a limb in Costa Rica.
Blunt-headed Tree Snake
A blunt-headed tree snake photographed at night in Costa Rica. The blur is from the ambient exposure with a flashlight and the sharp snake image was created when the camera flash fired.
Green Parrot Sanke
A green parrot snake or green tree snake in Costa Rica.
A male Magnificent hummingbird in Costa Rica.
A female Magnificent hummingbird comes to a fuschia flower in Costa Rica.
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A spectacled caiman on the Cano Negro River in Costa Rica.
A basilisk lizard perches on a branch in the Rio Frio River in northern Costa Rica. If he spots an insect like a butterfly he will run across the top of the water to catch it, giving him the nickname "The JesusChrist Lizard".
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An immature black-crowned night-heron perched on a tree buttress above the Rio Frio River in Cano Negro in Costa Rica in December.
Green Violet-ear Hummingbird
A green violet-ear hummingbird sticking his tongue out while perched on a branch at Savegre in the Tallamanca Mountains of southern Costa Rica.
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A young howler monkey eating a vine in the rain forest of Costa Rica.
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A violet-headed hummingbird perched on a limb in in the mountains of southern Costa Rica.
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A male Resplendent Quetzal displays on a wild avocado tree limb during breeding season in the mountains of southern Costa Rica.
A male Resplendent Quetzal in a wild avocado tree in the Talamanca Mountains of southern Costa Rica.
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A red-eyed tree frog in Costa Rica.