I did see some nice scenery in the nature parks. Most of the areas however are agricultural. There is not much wildlife to see, other than birds.

Pictures of birds in Cuba and other nature pages are separate:

Birds in Cuba
Bird Page for Cuba
Nature Pages
Other Nature Pages

All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.

Landscapes

Waterfall
Waterfall. (1200k)

Flora

Flowers
Flowers. (793k)
Flower
Flower. (828k)
Orchid
Orchid. (576k)
White Water Lily (Nymphaea alba)
White Water Lily (Nymphaea alba, german: Weiße Seerose, french: Nénuphar blanc). (699k)
India Red Water Lily (Nymphaea rubra)
India Red Water Lily (Nymphaea rubra). (880k)
White Jungleflame (Ixora thwaitesii)
White Jungleflame (Ixora thwaitesii). (1322k)
Palma Corcho (Microcycas calocoma)
Palma Corcho (Microcycas calocoma, german: Zwergpalmfarn), endemic to Cuba. (1048k)
Flamboyant Tree (Delonix regia)
Flamboyant Tree (Delonix regia, german: Flammenbaum, french: Flamboyant). (965k)
Cuban Royal Palm (Roystonea regia)
Cuban Royal Palm (Roystonea regia, german: Königspalme, french: Palmier royal de Cuba). (717k)
Cannonball Tree (Couroupita guianensis)
Cannonball Tree (Couroupita guianensis, german: Kanonenkugelbaum, french: Boulet de canon). (1053k)

Fauna

Leafcutter Ant
Leafcutter ant. (1170k)
Wasp Nests
Wasp nests. (1416k)
Close-up Wasp Nests
Close-up of the wasp nests. (1116k)
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Queen butterfly (Danaus gilippus, french: Papillon Reine). (560k)
Cuban Crescent (Anthanassa frisia)
Cuban Crescent butterfly (Anthanassa frisia). (732k)
Hermit Crab Snail Shell
Hermit Crab in a snail shell. (702k)
Hermit Crab Hiding Snail
Hermit Crab hiding in a snail shell. (762k)
Blue Land Crab (Cardisoma guanhumi)
Blue Land Crab (Cardisoma guanhumi, french: Crabe terrestre bleu). (704k)
Blue Land Crab (Cardisoma guanhumi)
Blue Land Crab (Cardisoma guanhumi, french: Crabe terrestre bleu). (873k)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola, german: Halloweenkrabbe). (896k)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola, german: Halloweenkrabbe) on a tree. (639k)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola, german: Halloweenkrabbe). (856k)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola)
Black Land Crab (Gecarcinus ruricola, german: Halloweenkrabbe). (885k)
Northern Curly-tailed Lizard (Leiocephalus carinatus)
Northern Curly-tailed Lizards (Leiocephalus carinatus, german: Glattkopfleguane, french: Lézard à queue recourbée). (776k)
Jamaican Fruit-eating Bat (Artibeus jamaicensis)
Jamaican Fruit-eating Bat (Artibeus jamaicensis, german: Große Braune Fledermaus, french: Sérotine brune). (586k)
Cuban Crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer)
Cuban Crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer, german: Kubakrokodil, french: Crocodile de Cuba), endemic to Cuba. (807k)

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