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Brown Anole Lizard

Anolis sagrei

Description:

Dorsal ground color brown. Dorsal pattern consists of light dorsolateral lines from each eye onto tail and brown spots in a row on each side of a middorsal line. Male is more brown than the female. Note the diaminds down the back and tail.

Habitat:

Tis lizard was spotted in a small bush that was in a wooded area with a pond. He was hunting and we saw him catch a small butterfly which somehow escaped!

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Brown Anole
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2 Comments

JeffreyDuby
JeffreyDuby 8 years ago

No problem, Its not a native lizard that is why you probably couldnt find it

GarySmith2
GarySmith2 8 years ago

Thanks Jeffrey!!! I spotted this in Texas so I went to all the web sites I could find on Texas Lizards and the closest I could get was the ruby-bellied.

GarySmith2
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GarySmith2

Aransas Pass, Texas, USA

Spotted on Feb 19, 2013
Submitted on Mar 13, 2013

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