12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Galapagos marine iguana getting rid of extra salt ingested during feeding underwater.
After several hours feeding underwater, a marine Galapagos iguana has swallowed a lot of salt water. They get rid of the extra salt by "sneezing it" out of their nostrils while they bask in the sun.
|Photo Location:||Galapagos Island., Ecuador|
|Copyright:||© Carlos de la Rosa|