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Galapagos Islands Famous

Galapagos Islands famous natives

The most famous residents of the Galapagos Islands are wildlife. Thus, we have listed below some of the endemic species of the Islands.
Aquatic Mammals
  • Galapagos Fur Seal
  • Galapagos Sea Lion
Aquatic Wildlife
  • Galapagos Hermit Crab
  • Green Sea Urchin
  • Sally Lightfoot Crab
Birds
  • Blue-footed Boobies
  • Darwin's Finches
  • Flightless Cormorant
  • Galapagos Hawk
  • Galapagos Mockingbird
  • Galapaagos Penguin
  • Great Frigatebird
  • Magnificent Frigatebird
  • Waved Albatross
Fish
  • Galapagos Bullhead Shark
  • Galapagos Grunt
  • Sailfin Grouper
  • Salema
  • White-spotted Rock Sea Bass
Insects and Invertebrates
  • Galapagos Black Widow
  • Galapagos Blue Butterfly
  • Galapagos Carpenter Bee
  • Galapagos Centipede
  • Galapagos Field Cricket
  • Galapagos Flightless Grasshopper
  • Galapagos Greeneyed Horsefly
  • Indefatigable Hawkmoth
  • Large Painted Locust
  • Large Tailed Skipper
  • Zig-Zag Spider

Land Mammals

  • Galapagos Bat
  • Galapagos Rice Rat
Reptiles
  • Banded Galapagos Snake
  • Galapagos Giant Tortoise
  • Galapagos Leaf-Toed Gecko
  • Hood Racer Snake
  • Land Iguana
  • Lava Lizard
  • Marine Iguana
  • San Cristobal Leaf-Toed Gecko
  • Santa Fe Land Iguana
  • Striped Galapagos Snake

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