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Isla Plaza Sur, Galapagos Islands (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Isla Plaza Sur, Galapagos Islands

Map of Isla Plaza Sur, Galapagos Islands

South Plaza Island
Sally Lightfoot Crab (Grapsus grapsus) Common Cactus-Finch (Geospiza scandens) Common Cactus-Finch (Geospiza scandens) Wandering Tattler (Tringa incana) Red-billed Tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus) Swallow-tailed Gull (Creagrus furcatus)
Swallow-tailed Gull (Creagrus furcatus) Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) Yellow Warbler (Dendroica petechia) Male Galapagos Land Iguana (Conolophus subcristatus) Galapagos Sea Lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) Juvenile Galapagos Sea Lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) - Male
Santa Cruz Lava Lizard (Microlophus indefatigabilis ) Male

Small desert island with a steep dropping cliff to the south.


Galapagos Islands

11/28/2006: Day one of our 8 day boat trip on the SS Samba.

Previous Visit (Isla Baltra: 11/28/2006)
Next Visit (Isla Santa Cruz - Highlands: 11/29/2006)

Species Recorded (15)

Birds ( 10 )

Shearwaters and Petrels ( Procellariidae )
Galapagos Shearwater - Puffinus subalaris

Tropicbirds ( Phaethontidae )
Red-billed Tropicbird - Phaethon aethereus

Herons ( Ardeidae )
Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias

Sandpipers and Allies ( Scolopacidae )
Ruddy Turnstone - Arenaria interpres
Wandering Tattler - Tringa incana

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers ( Laridae )
Swallow-tailed Gull - Creagrus furcatus
Lava Gull - Leucophaeus fuliginosus

Wood-warblers ( Parulidae )
Yellow Warbler - Setophaga petechia

Brushfinches, Seedeaters, Sparrows, and Allies ( Emberizinae )
Small Ground-Finch - Geospiza fuliginosa
Common Cactus-Finch - Geospiza scandens


Galapagos Islands


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