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Carolina Anole

Anolis carolinensis

Description:

5 - 8 in (12 - 20 cm). May be either green or brown depending on environmental conditions. When brown, may have faint markings on the back. Males have a pinkish throat fan that is displayed in territorial rivalries or when approaching a potential mate. The green anole is most easily distinguished form the similar brown anole (Anolis sagrei) by green or lightly patterned brown coloration, pinkish throat fan, and by range.

Habitat:

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joanbstanley
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joanbstanley

Denton, Texas, USA

Spotted on Jul 19, 2014
Submitted on Aug 9, 2014

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