This page is made under courtesy of Marie Eguro.
Sapphire Blair Eguro is a third generation captive bred in the USA, baby Blue Cayman X iguana of the species Cyclura nubila lewisi x caymanensis, and was adopted on July 19th, 1998. Marie had waited three years to adopt Sapphire.
SpecificationsName : Sapphire Blair Eguro
Birthday : September, 28, 1997
Sex : Female
CircumstancesMain food : Greens 60-70% of diet; turnip greens, collard greens, mustard greens, kale, etc.
Sub food : Finely chopped vegetables 20-30% of diet; Butternut or kabocha squash (with skin), yucca root (skin peeled off), beans (soybeans, green beans, etc), dried human grade alfalfa leaf, asparagus, green pepper, yellow squash and zucchini, etc.
Dessert : Repcal adult iguana food usually soaked in water but sometimes fed dry, blueberries, strawberries and other fruits, weekly small bite treats of human food items.
Supplement : 1 teaspoon NutriBAC probiotic occasionally, small pinch of Repcal multivitamin once every month or two months. No calcium supplement given.
Lightings : Minimum of 2 hours very bright direct southern California sunlight between the hours of 11AM and 3PM per week. Usually more than 2 hours per week. No artificial UV light given.
Environment : 20 gallon long tank, with basking light at one end on for approximately 10-12 hours per day, heat pad on the opposite end. Two paper towels on bottom of tank as substrate. Hand towel under basking light for sitting on. Food plate constantly replenished all day long. Baths in warm water given daily.
Temperature : Basking spot: 105-115F(35C-44C), cooler areas: 75-80F(27C). At nighttime she crawls underneath papertowels and sleeps on heat pad, approximately 80F(27C).
SVL : Snout Vent Length
Sapphire B. Eguro
Date SVL W yymmdd (mm) (g) 980819 150 155 980919 165 190 980928 174 225 981019 184 260 981119 197 320 981219 210 410 990119 229 500 990219 238 580 990308 248 690 990319 249 725 990419 263 860 990519 273 990 990619 283 1075 990719 289 1175 991019 305 1410 991219 312 1362 000119 318 1500 000219 324 1590 000402 330 1720
W : Weight
Day-SVL relation graphx-axis : Days from birth(day)
y-axis : SVL(mm)
Day-Weight relation graphx-axis : Days from birth(day)
y-axis : Weight(g)
SVL-Weight relation graphx-axis : SVL(mm)
y-axis : Weight(g)