anole

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Synonyms for anole

small arboreal tropical American insectivorous lizards with the ability to change skin color

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Jonathan Losos, Anole Annals, "How the green anole was selected to be the first reptile genome sequenced," August 31, 2011,_http://anoleannals.
On 21 September 2006, while searching for neotropical migrants in the maritime forest at Myrtle Beach State Park, Horry County, South Carolina, PWS observed an adult Redeyed Vireo feeding on a brown-colored green anole (Anolis carolinensis carolinensis).
The offering from Gabby Salazar, aged 17, of North Carolina earned her Young Photographer of the Year 2004 for her image of a green anole lizard camouflaged by leaves (below).
4 According to the article, sound vibrations can reach the inner ear of a green anole lizard
the green anole (Anolis carolinensis) is the most common lizard in the Southeast.
The Carolina or green anole, Anolis carolinensis, has an extensive range throughout the Coastal Plain and contiguous regions of the southeastern United States.
The green anole (uh-NO-lee) is a familiar pet-store lizard.
London, Sept 01 (ANI): Researchers have sequenced the genome of green anole lizard that may offer insights into how the genomes of humans, mammals, and their reptilian counterparts have evolved since mammals and reptiles parted ways 320 million years ago.
The grasshopper species Schistocerca emarginata eats foul-smelling skunk bush, then vomits to prevent being swallowed by predators like the green anole lizard.
Chances are, that swift, scurrying little reptile you just saw is Florida's ubiquitous green anole.
The remaining lizard fauna consisted of the five-lined skink, Eumeces fasciatus; the coal skink, Eumeces anthracinus; and the green anole, Anolis carolinesis.
Among reptiles are a few such pairs (for example, broad-headed versus Great Plains skinks), but most eastern species like the green anole and massasauga lack close western relatives in the area.
However, green anole (Anolis carolinensis) lizards found in the southern U.
The green anole turns brown when _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ out.
Lizards exhibited species-specific responses, where Eastern Fence Lizards (Sceloporus undulatus) increased in thin & burn interaction plots and Green Anoles (Anolis carolinensis) increased in thin-only plots.