Animals

Animals and wildlife in Costa Rica

Natural History of Cocos Island

Natural History of Cocos Island

One of the biggest lures for visitors at the Cocos Island for explorers, divers, biologists and sailors is its rich biodiversity. The Island’s much sought after tropical waters…

Costa Rica Zoo

Costa Rica Zoo

Home to nearly 400 animals of 60 different species, Costa Rica zoos are maintained regularly by volunteers who clean animal cages, wash dishes and prepare animals’ meal too.…

Fer-de-lance

Fer-de-lance

Common name: Fer-de-lance Type: reptile Family: Viperidae Range: This Fer-de-lance snake can be found in the ranges of Central America including Panama, Guatemala, and Honduras, Costa Rica and…

Brazilian Wandering Spider

Brazilian Wandering Spider

Common name: Brazilian Wandering Spider Type: Reptiles & Amphibians Family: Ctenidae Range: When you consider about the range of this Brazilian wandering spider, you can see this in…

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Common name: Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Type: Reptilia Family: Cheloniidae Range: When you consider about the range of this turtle, it normally lives in the warm waters and…

Boa Constrictor

Boa Constrictor

Common name: Boa constrictor Type: Snake Family: Boidae Range: The range of boa constrictor would be varied depending on the subspecies. You can find them from northern Mexico…

Turkey Vulture

Turkey Vulture

Common name: Turkey Vulture Type: Bird Family: Cathartidae Range: You can find this bird in the range of the southern most tip of South America from the region…

Fox

Fox

Common name: Fox Type: Animal Family: Canidae Range: Among most of the species those referred to as fox, the red fox is treated as the one as wide…

Blue Whale

Blue Whale

Common name: Blue Whale Type: Mamal Family: Balaenopteridae Range: When you consider about the range of this Blue Whale, it normally resides in Ocean throughout the world. You…