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  • 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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greglasley

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

on a sprinkler head in the garden of a home

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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bmcgreg1

Date

April 17, 2015 06:15 PM CDT

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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rye

Date

April 14, 2015 04:16 PM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

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he changed colors while i was trying to take his picture! i was impressed

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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krancmm

Date

April 16, 2015 12:14 PM CDT

Description

Winner of territorial dispute came away bloodied. When fighting the males lock jaws.

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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jonesam

Date

March 19, 2015 04:59 PM CDT

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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williamterry

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April 15, 2015 12:56 PM CDT

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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gbrucks

Date

April 14, 2015 05:21 PM CDT

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Northern Green Anole Anolis carolinensis ssp. carolinensis

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tnewman

Date

April 13, 2015

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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krancmm

Date

April 13, 2015 09:07 AM CDT

Description

Munching on the moth (Iridopsis defectaria) in previous photo

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Green Anole (Anolis carolinensis) Anolis carolinensis

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mikaylahouse3

Date

April 5, 2015 01:23 AM CDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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nato_perkins

Date

April 12, 2015 07:56 PM CDT

Description

Separated these two males from ripping each other apart. Both males shifted from brown to green an back to brown after picking them up.

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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hannahgerke

Date

April 12, 2015 11:56 AM CDT
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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.