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Brown Anole

Anolis sagrei


A long, slender, brown lizard, males reach 20 cm (8 in) long, females are smaller. Males have yellowish spots on the back, a ridge down the center of its back, and an orange to pale-yellow, white-edged dewlap or throat flap.


Large swamp.


Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary.

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Greg Shchepanek
Greg Shchepanek 7 years ago

Thank you Patty

patty 7 years ago

Great spotting and picture Greg! =)

Greg Shchepanek
Greg Shchepanek 7 years ago

Thank you very much (:

SargonR 7 years ago

Nice shot with him showing his warning colors. I have a Brown Anole also, but I didn't even realize they could do this until well after I took that shot....

outsidegirl0 7 years ago

wow I hardly ever get photos this clear. great capture! :)

Greg Shchepanek
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Greg Shchepanek

Naples, Florida, USA

Spotted on Apr 13, 2014
Submitted on Apr 25, 2014

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