Aliens On Mars? 'Fossilised Iguana Found On Red Planet' (PICTURES)

Does this incredible image prove iguanas beat humans to Mars? No, of course it doesn't, this is clearly a lump of oddly formed rock, but that hasn't stopped conspiracy theorists flying into a frenzy.

The dead creature was apparently spotted in a picture obtained from Nasa’s archives by UFO Sightings Daily.

The snap, taken by the Mars Curiosity rover, showed an object that bore a vague resemblance to an iguana on the surface, with Sightings Daily’s owner Scott Waring claiming it was a fossilised lizard.

Did iguanas beat humans to Mars? No.

"This is not the first animal found on Mars, actually there have been about 10-15 to date," he told

"I even found a rock that moved four times in four photos… then vanished on the fifth," he said.

Sceptical YouTube users were less convinced:

The supposed find follows earlier reports of the Mars Rover having seemingly found an object that looks uncannily like a metal arm.

Perhaps Curiosity's lonley voyage across Mars' barren landscape could soon come to end?