In pictures: Central American Jungle
A closer look at the wildlife and landscape of this episode.
Costa Rican beach
Presenter George McGavin surveys a beach in Costa Rica.
Dr George McGavin examines a jungle bug.
Dr George McGavin with a Costa Rican spider.
Sophie and Bryson
Camerawoman Sophie Darlington and biologist Bryson Voirin in Costa Rican jungle at night.
A Mayan temple in the nighttime jungle in Belize.
Biologist George McGavin handles a peppered roach.
A Mayan temple at night in the depths of the jungle.
This gallery is from
1/3 In Costa Rica, the team encounter some of the most frightening nocturnal predators.
First broadcast: 29 Jul 2012