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anole:

see chameleonchameleon
, small- to medium-sized lizard of the family Chamaeleonidae. More than 150 species are found in sub-Saharan Africa, with a few in S Europe and S Asia. The so-called common chameleon, Chamaeleo chamaeleon, is found around the Mediterranean.
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anole

[ə′nō·lē]
(vertebrate zoology)
Any arboreal lizard of the genus Anolis, characterized by flattened adhesive digits and a prehensile outer toe.
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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.
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Some common species detected at BHCP but not located at Camp Mabry include green anole (Anolis carolinensis), Texas spotted whiptail (Aspidoscelis gularis), and ribbon snake (Thamnophis proximus).
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The grasshopper species Schistocerca emarginata eats foul-smelling skunk bush, then vomits to prevent being swallowed by predators like the green anole lizard.
The green anole (uh-NO-lee) is a familiar pet-store lizard.
The barred anole (Anolis stratulus), a canopy-dwelling species, responded to changes in structure of habitat, while Gundlach's anole (A.