BBC Galapagos: The Islands That Changed the World (2006)

Narrated by Tilda Swinton.
Peter's DVD rating: 4.5 stars
Fernandina, Isabela, Espaņola
08:30 Barnacle Blenny 08:35 Galapagos Garden Eels 08:50 Scalloped Hammerheads
09:30 Galapagos Penguin 10:20 Blue-footed Booby diving 12:40 Ghost Crab feeds on dead Blue-footed Booby
14:30 Marine Iguana 20:10 Sally Lightfoot Crab feeds on Marine Iguana skin 20:35 Lava Lizards scavenge for flies on Galapagos Sea Lion
25:00 Galapagos Tortoise cleaned by finches 29:10 Greater Flamingos 30:30 Galapagos Hawk captures Marine Iguana
35:15 Galapagos Sea Lions competing to be beachmaster 40:20 Waved Albatross beak-striking mating ritual 44:10produce one chick, take off
54:10 Land Iguana eating cactus 55:45 Flightless Cormorant 59:30 Palo santo trees
1:00:30 Carpenter Bee likes yellow flowers 1:01:30 Cactus Finch building nest 1:02:30 Woodpecker Finch making tool
1:05:00Magnificent Frigatebird catching Galapagos Storm-petrel 1:07:00 Magnificent Frigatebird male displaying 1:10:00 Sperm Whale
1:18:00 Galapagos Storm-petrel nesting 1:20:30 Short-eared Owl catching Galapagos Storm-petrels 1:27:00 Galapagos Mockingbird
1:30:00Different islands had different mockingbirds. 1:36:00 Galapagos Tortoise mating 1:38:00episode: Forces of Change
1:40:40 Land Iguanas fight for nesting site, descends into caldera to lay eggs in volcanic ash 1:47:30 Lava cactus pionerers on bare lava 1:47:50Four species of Mangrove grow on lava
1:49:10 Galapagos Fur Seals swim in cool lava grottos 1:54:20 Swallowtail Gull is only nocturnal gull in the world 1:57:40 Mantis Shrimp Larva
1:58:00 Slipper Lobster young 1:58:15 Comb Jelly are flamboyant 1:59:30 Galapagos Penguin
2:00:25 Big-eye Jacks cleaned by 2:00:30 Blacknose Butterflyfish 2:01:05 Pavona Coral eaten by
2:01:15 Guineafowl Pufferfish 2:01:45 Spotted Eagle Ray 2:02:40 Galapagos Garden Eels
2:03:25Gangs of Yellow-tailed Surgeonfish feed on algae, defended by solitary Galapagos Damselfish 2:04:25Pacific Green Turtle is a dark subspecirs, feeds on algae, will lay eggs on beach 2:07:45 Band-Rumped Storm Petrel walks on water
2:08:50 Blue-footed Booby mating: foot-lifting, sky-pointing 2:11:15 Nazca Booby lay 2 eggs 2:12:00 Nazca Booby sibling rivalry eldest chick pushes younger out of nest
2:16:00 El Nino starves Galapagos Sea Lions (lack of sardines) and Marine Iguanas (green algae wiped out) 2:20:25Introduced Red Quinine trees swamp natural habitats 2:20:50 Goats are eradicated
Acanthemblemaria macrospilus
08:30 Barnacle Blenny
Heteroconger klausewitzi
08:35 Galapagos Garden Eels
Sphyrna lewini
08:50 Scalloped Hammerheads
Spheniscus mendiculus
09:30 Galapagos Penguin
Sula nebouxii
10:20 Blue-footed Booby
Ocypode gaudichaudii
12:40 Ghost Crab
Amblyrhynchus cristatus
14:30 Marine Iguana
Percnon gibbesi
20:10 Sally Lightfoot Crab
20:35 Lava Lizards
Geochelone nigra
25:00 Galapagos Tortoise
Phoenicopterus roseus
29:10 Greater Flamingos
Buteo galapagoensis
30:30 Galapagos Hawk
Zalophus wollebaeki
35:15 Galapagos Sea Lions
Phoebastria irrorata
40:20 Waved Albatross
Conolophus subcristatus
54:10 Land Iguana
Nannopterum harrisi
55:45 Flightless Cormorant
Bursera graveolens
59:30 Palo santo
Xylocopa darwini
1:00:30 Carpenter Bee
Geospiza scandens
1:01:30 Cactus Finch
Camarhynchus pallidus
1:02:30 Woodpecker Finch
Oceanodroma tethys
1:05:00 Galapagos Storm-petrel
Fregata magnificens
1:07:00 Magnificent Frigatebird
Physeter macrocephalus
1:10:00 Sperm Whale
Oceanodroma tethys
1:18:00 Galapagos Storm-petrel
Asio flammeus
1:20:30 Short-eared Owl
Nesomimus parvulus
1:27:00 Galapagos Mockingbird
Geochelone nigra
1:36:00 Galapagos Tortoise mating
Conolophus subcristatus
1:40:40 Land Iguanas fight
Brachycereus nesioticus
1:47:30 Lava cactus pionerers on bare lava
1:47:50 Mangrove grow on lava
Arctocephalus galapagoensis
1:49:10 Galapagos Fur Seals
Creagrus furcatus
1:54:20 Swallowtail Gull
1:57:40 Mantis Shrimp Larva
1:58:00 Slipper Lobster young
1:58:15 Comb Jelly are flamboyant
Spheniscus mendiculu
1:59:30 Galapagos Penguin
Caranx latus
2:00:25 Big-eye Jacks
Johnrandallia nigrirostris
2:00:30 Blacknose Butterflyfish
2:01:05 Pavona Coral
Arothron meleagris
2:01:15 Guineafowl Pufferfish
Aetobatus narinari
2:01:45 Spotted Eagle Ray
Heteroconger klausewitzi
2:02:40 Galapagos Garden Eels
Prionurus laticlavius
2:03:25 Yellow-tailed Surgeonfish
Azurina eupalama
2:03:25 Galapagos Damselfish
Chelonia mydas
2:04:25 Green Turtle
Oceanodroma castro
2:07:45 Band-Rumped Storm Petrel walks on water
Sula nebouxii
2:08:50 Blue-footed Booby
Sula granti
2:11:15 Nazca Booby
Sula granti
2:12:00 Nazca Booby sibling rivalry
2:16:00 El Nino
Cinchona pubescens
2:20:25 Red Quinine
Capra aegagrus hircus
2:20:50 Goats
Index Nov 01, 2007
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