Recent Examples of iguana from the Web
Two officers captured the iguana and took it back to the Menomonee Falls Police Department.
Sure, animals can raft across large distances by clinging to natural debris that’s been swept to sea by storms—that’s how lemurs got to Madagascar, how monkeys and guinea pigs got to South America, and how iguanas got the Galapagos.
Quasar Expeditions Photo Safari Galápagos Cruises The Galápagos Islands are renowned for abundant wildlife like iguanas and green sea turtles, and these seven-night cruises, offered nearly monthly, supply a chance to photograph the animals up close.
Animal products such as iguana meat, sea turtle eggs, sea cucumbers, abalone and whale bones are also frequently seized in this region.
Police were dispatched to the 7700 block of Shady Lane on Sept. 30 for an iguana at large.
Spanning nearly every continent, these animals include the tree kangaroo, Jamaican iguana and slow loris — the last a nocturnal primate native to Southeast Asia with eyes that cover half of its furry face.
When the governor died just 15 months later, Sloane set sail back to Britain bearing his collection of dead and preserved creatures as well as a live seven-foot yellow snake, an iguana, and an alligator.
And yes, animals were everywhere: horses, bulls, iguanas, dogs and puppies, cats and kittens, pigs and piglets.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'iguana.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of iguana
First Known Use: 1555See Words from the same year
IGUANA Defined for English Language Learners
IGUANA Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up iguana? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).