The Ecuadorian Amazon has over 300 species of mammals, 800 species of fish, 1600 species of birds, and 350 species of reptiles. Some of these amazing animals include monkeys, piranhas, anacondas, tapirs, jaguars, and iguanas.
What animals live in Ecuador rainforest?
Amongst the mammal species are three-toed sloth, black-mantled tamarin, nine-banded armadillo, capybara, agouti, coati, tapir, and the elusive jaguar. The Ecuadorian Amazon’s rivers, streams and lakes are home to two species of freshwater dolphin, four species of caiman and over 300 species of fish.
Are there lions in Ecuador?
Both Jaguars, Panthera onca, and Pumas or Mountain Lions, Puma concolor, – which also live in both parks – avoid people and are rarely seen, even by the indigenous people. Both species are on the endangered animals of Ecuador list. … They do occur however in the major reserves of Ecuador’s Amazon region.
How much of Ecuador is jungle?
Oil exploration, logging, and road building have had a disastrous impact on Ecuador’s primary rainforests, which now cover less than 15 percent of the country’s land mass.
Does Amazon deliver in Ecuador?
No, Amazon does not offer free shipping to Ecuador. You’ll normally have to pay around $10 USD to have your Amazon purchase shipped to Ecuador, and you may have to pay more if you’re buying multiple items or your purchase is heavy or bulky. Most Amazon packages in Ecuador will be delivered by Correos del Ecuador.