20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Old Man on the prowl

A Caribbean Treerunner, (Plica caribeana) is most likely on the prowl. It is sometimes locally called 'Old Man'; this may be due to a slightly grey morph. This photograph was taken as the lizard made its way down the trunk of a tree.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2021
Date Uploaded: 10.2022
Photo Location: Freeport, Trinidad and Tobago
Copyright: © Shaquille George