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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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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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treichard

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October 18, 2014 02:36 PM EDT

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brentano

Date

October 20, 2014

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Well camouflaged Anole.

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melindawpajak

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October 18, 2014 11:44 AM CDT

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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kucycads

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November 4, 2007

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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lauramorganclark

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October 17, 2014 01:50 PM CDT

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green anole Anolis carolinensis

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gnevans

Date

October 17, 2014 10:00 AM EDT

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(Somewhere...)

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This green anole has taken up residence in one of our orchids. Doesn't he look cozy?

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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nolafrog

Date

April 7, 2014 05:30 PM CDT

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krancmm

Date

September 21, 2014 11:15 AM CDT

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First time I've seen an Anole eating aphids.

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krancmm

Date

August 23, 2014 01:21 PM CDT

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This Green Anole didn't read the manual that Queen butterflies sequester the same toxins as Monarchs.

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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greglasley

Date

October 14, 2014

Description

you can't see me.....I am just a part of the twig!

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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sarka

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April 2, 2013

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Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

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finatic

Date

October 11, 2014 07:37 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

A population of these has been around the area for a while. Thought to have been created from escaped feeders from inside the zoo.

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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.