Some herps from Cabo Verde


Fishermen, end of the day, Boa Vista


Boa Vista


Spined skink, Chioninia spinalis boavistensis, Boa Vista


Spined skink, Chioninia spinalis boavistensis, juvenile, Boa Vista


Sal Rei, islet off Boa Vista


Boa Vista leaf-toed gecko, Hemidactylus bouvieri boavistensis, Sal Rei (off Boa Vista)


Boa Vista wall gecko, Tarentola boavistensis, Sal Rei (off Boa Vista)


Invasive house gecko, likely Hemidactylus mercatorius, Boa Vista


Arrival on Branco island


Summit of Branco


Stanger's skink, Chioninia stangeri, Branco


Stanger's skink, Chioninia stangeri, Branco


Stanger's skink, Chioninia stangeri, Branco


Loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, Branco


Giant gecko, Tarentola gigas, Branco


Giant gecko, Tarentola gigas, Branco


Razo gecko, Tarentola raziana, Branco


Cape Verde shearwater chick, Calonectris edwardsii, Branco


The Yersin is back, after four days on the desert island of Branco...


...Sadly, we failed to retrieve the macroskink (digital reconstruction)


...nevertheless, Branco remains an unforgettable oasis of wilderness lost in the Altantic ocean.