Chiapas, Mexico: rough species list

I was in Chiapas, Mexico for about a week. I’ll be sure to post photos soon, but here is a rough list of some of the wildlife I saw:

Mammals:

  • Guatemalan black howler monkey (Alouatta pigra)
  • Gray fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus)

Birds:

  • Keel-billed Toucan (Ramphastos sulfuratus)
  • Various song birds, such as vireos
  • Turkey vultures

Reptiles:

  • Brown Basilisk (Basiliscus vittatus)
  • Common House Gecko (Hemidactylus frenatus)
  • one or two iguana species

Insects:

  • Lots!!!
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