More news - November 2020



Red-eared turtle
Trachemys scripta elegans
Red-eared turtle
14-11-20 © Javier Guillermo González
Red-eared turtle
14-11-20 © Javier Guillermo González
Side-necked turtle
Phrynops hilarii
Side-necked turtle
13-11-20 © Milena LLopis

Leaning on painted turtle

Black-and-white tegu lizard
Salvator merianae
Black-and-white tegu lizard
15-11-20 © Milena LLopis
Golden liophis
Erythrolamprus semiaureus
Golden liophis
15-11-20 © Javier Guillermo González
Coypu
Myocastor coypus
Coypu
07-11-20 © Javier Guillermo González



Spittlebug
Cephissus siccifolius
Spittlebug
17-11-20 © Milena LLopis
Dragonfly/Skimmers
Perithemis sp
Dragonfly/Skimmers
23-11-20 © Milena LLopis
Brachygastra lecheguana
Brachygastra lecheguana
Brachygastra lecheguana
15-11-20 © Milena LLopis
Apple snail
Pomacea canaliculata
Apple snail
14-11-20 © Javier Guillermo González
Coypu Pond
Laguna de los Coipos/Coypu Pond
21-11-20 © Dolores Fernández
Laguna de los Coipos/Coypu Pond
21-11-20 © Dolores Fernández
The water is scarce in the pond just as everywhere else. Used to seeing the pond with water. this sight seems devastating. Nevertheless, this muddy surface is ideal for shorebirds. This is perfect to see them close up.



Urutu pit viper (Bothrops alternatus)
Bothrops alternatus
16-10-20 © Vivian Wolf



Golden liophis
Erythrolamprus semiaureus
Golden liophis
15-11-20 © Milena LLopis
Golden liophis
15-11-20 © Lucas de Ciria
Golden liophis
15-11-20 © Milena LLopis
Black-and-white tegu lizard
Salvator merianae
Black-and-white tegu lizard
13-11-20 © Milena LLopis

Duck Pond
Laguna de los Patos/Duck Pond
1-11-20 © Sally Dietrich
Laguna de los Patos/Duck Pond
1-11-20 © Sally Dietrich
Since bikes were allowed at the south end Sally went in and took these photos of the duck pond. It is covered in vegetation. No water in sight. The drought dried the ponds and the scarce rainfall only favours the growth of the vegetation. Unluckily the weather will be dry during the summer.

Number eighty
Diaethria candrena
Ochenta chica/Number eighty
31-10-20 © Javier González
Ochenta chica/Number eighty
31-10-20 © Javier González
Ochenta chica/Number eighty
31-10-20 © Javier González