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Blue-headed Anole

Anolis allisoni

Description:

A native species from Cuba, this anolis is found thru the caribeam islands and Honduras,;Females are mostly green with paler underparts. Males are similar, but have a reddish dewlap, and typically have bright blue heads, forelegs, and frontal half of the body ,although in specimens from Honduras only the head is blue and the neck,limbs and lower body are bright geen. Both sexes are able to rapidly change their colour to brown. Females reach about 7.5 centimetres (3.0 in) in snout-vent length and males about 10 centimetres (3.9 in)



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13 Comments

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love it

:)

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 5 years ago

stunning!

Thanks for all the comments, I am glad you enjoy this spotting as much I did.

SandraPereira
SandraPereira 5 years ago

wow

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 5 years ago

Beautiful

Megan Gilbert
Megan Gilbert 5 years ago

amazing!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 5 years ago

Fantastic!!!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 5 years ago

Wow!

Cienfuegos, Cuba

Lat: 22.12, Long: -80.32

Spotted on May 7, 2013
Submitted on May 14, 2013

Spotted for mission

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