BAHAMIAN GREEN ANOLE

Anolis smaragdinus lerneri

The Bahamian Green Anoles are an insectivore lizard species native to the Bahamas, growing up to 20 cm in length. Their coloration can range from dark brown to a vibrant green, found throughout trees and other vegetation in dry environments. Males may display a pink throat fan, known as a dewlap, in predator intimidation or mating displays. They are listed as Least Concern by the IUCN.

Photo: David Palfrey

BAHAMIAN GREEN ANOLE