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All Names

  • English
    • Green Anole
  • Scientific Names
    • Anolis carolinensis
    • Anolis bullaris
    • Anolis principalis
    • Dactyloa carolinensis
    • Lacerta principalis
  • German
    • Rotkehlanolis
  • Spanish
    • abaniquillo verde del noreste
    • anolis verde del noreste

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Recent observations

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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joanle0828

Date

March 29, 2015 12:30 PM CDT

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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connorj

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March 28, 2015 12:05 PM CDT

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green anole Anolis carolinensis

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jeff32

Date

March 23, 2015 10:54 AM CDT

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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tnewman

Date

March 24, 2015

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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mdfay

Date

March 22, 2015 12:30 PM CDT

Description

An adult male Anolis carolinensis found in my backyard today (he had a red dewlap, I just forgot to grab a picture of it).

He was sunbathing on a Yucca aloifolia.

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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codyhough

Date

May 15, 2012

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sandboa

Date

May 8, 1995

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No photos or sounds

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sandboa

Date

May 8, 1995

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sandboa

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May 8, 1995
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Description from Wikipedia

The Carolina anole (Anolis carolinensis) is an arboreal lizard found primarily in the southeastern United States and some Caribbean islands. Other common names include the green anole, American anole and red-throated anole. It is also sometimes referred to as the American chameleon due to its ability to change color from several brown hues to bright green. While many kinds of lizards are capable of changing color, anoles are closely related to iguanas and are not true...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.