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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.

TAGS: Animal, Ecuador, Galapagos, Marine

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
Total Views: 26
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 12, 2014, 1:36 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSC-R1
Focal Length: 71.5mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO160
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PHOTO LOCATION Galapagos Island., Ecuador