Marine Iguanas by Doug Thost

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“It is a hideous looking creature, of a dirty black colour, stupid, and sluggish in its movements” Charles Darwin, 1845

…but ya gotta love ’em!

“Nothing could be more characteristic of the tortured, black coastline of the Galapagos than the marine iguana. The only sea-going lizard in the world, it is found throughout the islands wherever there are suitable shores… "

M.H. Jackson

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  • MuscularTeeth
    MuscularTeethalmost 7 years ago

    WOW !!!!!!!

  • CMCphotoart
    CMCphotoartalmost 7 years ago

    They are lovely creatures of a whimsical grace. Beautiful silhouettes, Doug.

  • Marion  Cullen
    Marion Cullenover 5 years ago

    Oh, I don’t know, they don’t look all that stupid to me! Great image to have in the portfolio.

  • Steve Bullock
    Steve Bullockalmost 5 years ago

    Congrats on the home page feature!

  • CapturedByKylie
    CapturedByKyliealmost 5 years ago

    Congratulations on being featured on the Red Bubble “Americas”-themed home page.
    December 22nd 2009.

  • Evita
    Evitaalmost 5 years ago

    Fantastic capture !!!!!!
    Congratulations on your homepage feature !!!! :D ?

  • Sherri     Nicholas
    Sherri Nic...almost 5 years ago

    CONGRATS I saw these little guys on the front page,it is so wonderful that you got such a great shot of these interesting creatures of Galapagos Island, those animals on the island are so fascinating…,We watch National Geographs and always love to watch the program..when Galapagos Iland i on..great !

  • Julie Sherlock
    Julie Sherlockalmost 5 years ago

    They are gorgeous!! Was really astounded by their life when I saw a documentary on them many years ago & have been fascinated by them ever since. This is a wonderful shot!

  • CapturedByKylie
    CapturedByKyliealmost 5 years ago

    Here is a little memento to remember the time your image was on the home page. (Dec 22nd 2009)

  • Fiona Christensen
    Fiona Christensenalmost 5 years ago

    Congratulations on your stunning homepage feature in my selection of Continental Layouts!. :)

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