5439 thumb Lizards On The Loose! Anole Lizards of South Florida

Anoles (lizards in the genus Anolis) are the most common and abundant lizards found in the Miami area. The Green Anole (Anolis carolinensis) is the only species native to the United States. The other anoles present in Miami (up to 7 species!) are non-native, resulting from ...more ↓

Brown Anole 1
Anolis sagrei
Green Anole 2
Anolis carolinensis
Crested Anole 3
Anolis cristatellus
Bark Anole 4
Anolis distichus
Knight Anole 5
Anolis equestris
Jamaica Giant Anole 6
Anolis garmani

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