Behind the Boa Eating Iguana Video

Jun 1, 2013
On the Web
by Cindy Steinle

On the Web - National Geographic Explorer and capuchin monkey specialist Susan Perry recently submitted a video that was outside her normal expertise, but she knew it was an amazing moment that needed to be shared.

We were just doing some yard work when we noticed this. When I first saw it, it had not yet started to swallow the ctenosaur (iguana), and it struck at me. That surprised me, as boas are generally extremely calm even when approached at close range.

Learn more about the “Boa Eating Iguana” video and see it if you haven’t at National Geographic after the jump!

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