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Cuban Rock Iguana

Cyclura nubila

Group Name
Distribution & Habitat
The Cuban Rock Iguana is primarily herbivorous; 95% of its diet consists of the leaves, flowers and fruits from as many as 30 plant species. They occasionally consume animal matter, and individuals have been observed scavenging the corpses of birds, fish and crabs
A Creep
Distribution: Cuba
Shrubland,Rocky areas, Forest & Marine Coastal
Fun Fact
In 1985 the Cuban government issued a commemorative peso depicting a Cuban iguana on the head side of the coin in an attempt to raise awareness for this animal

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