• Common name:

    Black-chested Spiny-tailed Iguana
  • ESF category:

  • IUCN category:

  • CITES:

    INT - Appendix II
    EU - Appendix B
  • Studbook coordinators:

    René Gaal
    Evert Henningheim
  • Register your animals

    To register your animals or if you have other questions, please contact the studbook coordinator.

Species Description

Ctenosaura melanosterna, commonly known as the black-chested spiny-tailed iguana or Honduran spinytailed iguana, is a species of lizard in the family Iguanidae.