Field notes from the past (12): The Tiger

…He told me many stories of the Thylacine or Native Tiger, which is more abundant here than in any other part of the island, and takes a considerably yearly toll from the flocks of sheep. Since this carnivorous Marsupial is regularly hunted and trapped by the shepherds, and since it occurs only in the little…

Another adaptation story in Tropidurus

Cover photo: Tropidurus hispidus, by Fernando Flores available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial license   Spanish version here! Almost since the beginning of this series it was already decided that Tropidurus would be left until the end. The reason is that I personally don’t know much about this genus. Additionally the species of the genus…