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Anolis  Daudin, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173883

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Chamaelinorops K. P. Schmidt, 1919
 
    Chamaeleolis A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837
 
    Xiphosurus Fitzinger, 1826
 
    Norops Wagler, 1830
 
    Ctenonotus Fitzinger, 1843
 
    Dactyloa Wagler, 1830
 
    Audantia Cochran, 1934
 
    Deiroptyx Fitzinger, 1843
 
  Common Name(s): Anoles [English]
 
    Western Antillean Anoles [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderIguania  – iguanes, Iguanas  
                               FamilyDactyloidae   
                                  GenusAnolis Daudin, 1802 – Anoles, Western Antillean Anoles  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesAnolis acutus Hallowell, 1857 – St. Croix Anole, Sharp Anole, Saint Croix's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis aeneus Gray, 1840 – Bronze Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis aequatorialis Werner, 1894 – Equatorial Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis agassizi Stejneger, 1900 – Agassiz's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis agueroi (Díaz, Navarro and Garrido, 1998) – Cabo Cruz Bearded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ahli Barbour, 1925 – Ahl's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis alayoni Estrada and Hedges, 1995 – Guantanamo Twig Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis alfaroi Garrido and Hedges, 1992 – Small-fanned Bush Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis aliniger Mertens, 1939 – Northern Green Twig Anole, LaVega Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis allisoni Barbour, 1928 – Allison's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis allogus Barbour and Ramsden, 1919 – Bueycito Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis alocomyos (G. Köhler, Vargas and Lotzkat, 2014)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis altae Dunn, 1930 – High Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis altavelensis Noble and Hassler, 1933 – Noble's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis altitudinalis Garrido, 1985 – Turquino Green-mottled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis alumina Hertz, 1976 – Shiny Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis alutaceus Cope, 1861 – Monte Verde Anole, Blue-eyed Grass-bush Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis alvarezdeltoroi Nieto-Montes de Oca, 1996 – Alvarez del Toro's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis amplisquamosus (McCranie, Wilson and Williams, 1993)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis anatoloros Ugueto, Rivas, Barros, Sánchez-Pacheco and Gracía-Pérez, 2007  
                                     SpeciesAnolis anchicayae Poe, Velasco, Miyata and Williams, 2009  
                                     SpeciesAnolis anfiloquioi Garrido, 1980 – Anfiodlul Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis angusticeps Hallowell, 1856 – Cuban Twig Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis anisolepis H. M. Smith, Burley and Fritts, 1968 – Anolis adornado, Chiapas Ornate Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis annectens Williams, 1974 – Annex Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis anoriensis Velasco, Gutiérrez-Cárdenas and Quintero-Angel, 2010  
                                     SpeciesAnolis antioquiae Williams, 1985 – Antiodlula Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis antonii Boulenger, 1908 – Anton's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis apletolepis G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis apletophallus G. Köhler and Sunyer, 2008  
                                     SpeciesAnolis apollinaris Boulenger, 1919 – Boulenger's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis aquaticus Taylor, 1956 – Water Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis argenteolus Cope, 1861 – Guantanamo Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis argillaceus Cope, 1862 – Bay Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis armouri (Cochran, 1934) – Armoured Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis auratus Daudin, 1802 – Grass Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis bahorucoensis Noble and Hassler, 1933 – Bahoruco Long-snouted Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis baleatus (Cope, 1864) – Dominican Giant Anole, Puerto Plata Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis baracoae Schwartz, 1964 – Baracoa Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis barahonae Williams, 1962 – Barahona Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis barbatus (Garrido, 1982) – Western Bearded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis barbouri (K. P. Schmidt, 1919) – Hispaniolan Hopping Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis barkeri K. P. Schmidt, 1939 – Anolis de Barker, Barker's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis bartschi (Cochran, 1928) – West Cuban Anole, Western Cliff Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis beckeri Boulenger, 1881 – Becker's Lichen Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis bellipeniculus (Myers and Donnelly, 1996)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis benedikti Lotzkat, Bienentreu, Hertz and G. Köhler, 2011  
                                     SpeciesAnolis bicaorum (G. Köhler, 1996)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis bimaculatus (Sparrman, 1784) – Panther Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis binotatus W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Two-marked Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis biporcatus (Wiegmann, 1834) – Anolis verde neotropical, Giant Green Anole, Neotropical Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis birama Garrido, 1990 – Branch Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis bitectus Cope, 1864 – Roof Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis blanquillanus Hummelinck, 1940 – Hummelinck's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis boettgeri Boulenger, 1911 – Boettger's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis bombiceps Cope, 1875 – Surprise Anole, Blue-lipped Forest Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis bonairensis Ruthven, 1923 – Ruthven's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis boulengerianus Thominot, 1887 – Anolis tehuano, Tehuantepec Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis brasiliensis Vanzolini and Williams, 1970 – Brazilian Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis bremeri Barbour, 1914 – Herradura Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis breslini Schwartz, 1980  
                                     SpeciesAnolis brevirostris Bocourt, 1870 – Desert Gracile Anole, Shortnose Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis brunneus Cope, 1894 – Crooked Island Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis calimae Ayala, Harris and Williams, 1983 – Ayala's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis campbelli (G. Köhler and E. N. Smith, 2008)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis capito W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Anolis jaspeado, Bighead Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis caquetae Williams, 1974 – Caqueta Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis carlliebi G. Köhler, Gómez Trejo Pérez, Petersen and Méndez de La Cruz, 2014 – Carl Lieb's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis carlostoddi (Williams, Praderio and Gorzula, 1996)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis carolinensis Voigt in Cuvier and Voigt, 1832 – Green Anole, Anolis verde, anole vert 
                                     SpeciesAnolis carpenteri A. A. Echelle, A. F. Echelle and Fitch, 1971 – Carpenter Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis casildae Arosemena, Ibáñez and de Sousa, 1991 – Casilda's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis caudalis Cochran, 1932 – Cochran's Gianthead Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis centralis G. Peters, 1970 – Central Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis chamaeleonides A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Short-bearded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis charlesmyersi G. Köhler, 2010  
                                     SpeciesAnolis chloris Boulenger, 1898 – Boulenger's Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis chlorocyanus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Hispaniolan Blue-green Anole, Hispaniolan Green Anole, Northern Hispaniolan Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis chlorodius G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis christophei Williams, 1960 – Big-fanned Trunk Anole, King Christophe Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis chrysolepis A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Goldenscale Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis chrysops Lazell, 1964  
                                     SpeciesAnolis clivicola Barbour and Shreve, 1935 – Mountain Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cobanensis Stuart, 1942 – Stuart's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis coelestinus Cope, 1862 – Hispaniolan Green Anole, Jeremie Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis compressicaudus H. M. Smith and Kerster, 1955 – Anolis de Malpaso, Malposo Scaly Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis concolor Cope, 1862 – Isla San Andres Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis confusus Estrada and Garrido, 1991 – Cabo Cruz Trunk Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis conspersus Garman, 1887 – Grand Cayman Blue-fanned Anole, Grand Cayman Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cooki Grant, 1931 – Cook's Anole, Cook's Pallid Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis crassulus Cope, 1864 – Anolis adornado, Ornate Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cristatellus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Crested Anole, Puerto Rican Crested Anole, Common Puerto Rican Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cristifer H. M. Smith, 1968 – Crested Lichen Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cryptolimifrons G. Köhler and Sunyer, 2008  
                                     SpeciesAnolis cupeyalensis G. Peters, 1970 – Cupeyal Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cupreus Hallowell, 1860 – Copper Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cuprinus H. M. Smith, 1964 – Anolis chiapaneco, Copper Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cuscoensis Poe, Yañez-Miranda and Lehr, 2008  
                                     SpeciesAnolis cusuco (McCranie, G. Köhler and Wilson, 2000)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis cuvieri Merrem, 1820 – Puerto Rican Giant Anole, Cuvier's Anole, Green Giant Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cyanopleurus Cope, 1861 – Yateras Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cyanostictus Mertens, 1939  
                                     SpeciesAnolis cybotes Cope, 1862 – Large-headed Anole, Hispaniolan Stout Anole, Largehead Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis cymbops Cope, 1864 – Anolis veracruzano, Cope's Veracruz Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis damulus Cope, 1864 – Cope's Smooth Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis danieli Williams, 1988  
                                     SpeciesAnolis darlingtoni (Cochran, 1935) – Darlington's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis datzorum G. Köhler, Ponce, Sunyer and Batista, 2007  
                                     SpeciesAnolis delafuentei Garrido, 1982 – Guamuhaya Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis deltae Williams, 1974 – Delta Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis demissus Schwartz, 1969 – Île Grande Cayemite Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis desechensis Heatwole, 1976 – Desecheo Anole, Heatwole's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis desiradei Lazell, 1964  
                                     SpeciesAnolis dissimilis Williams, 1965 – Odd Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis distichus Cope, 1861 – Bark Anole, Hispaniolan Gracile Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis divius G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis dolichocephalus Williams, 1963 – Place Negre Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis dollfusianus Bocourt, 1873 – Anolis cafetalero, Coffee Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis duellmani Fitch and Henderson, 1973 – Anolis de Duellman, Duellman's Pigmy Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis dunni H. M. Smith, 1936 – Anolis de Dunn, Dunn's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis eladioi G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis elcopeensis Poe, Scarpetta and Schaad, 2015  
                                     SpeciesAnolis equestris Merrem, 1820 – Knight Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ernestwilliamsi Lazell, 1983 – Carrot Rock's Anole, Ernest's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis etheridgei Williams, 1962 – Etheridge's Anole, Montane Bush Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis eugenegrahami Schwartz, 1978 – Eugene's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis eulaemus Boulenger, 1908 – Good Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis euskalerriari Barros, Williams and Viloria, 1996  
                                     SpeciesAnolis evermanni Stejneger, 1904 – Emerald Anole, Small Green Anole, Evermann's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis extremus Garman, 1887 – Barbados Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis fairchildi Barbour and Shreve, 1935 – Cay Sal Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis fasciatus Boulenger, 1885 – Banded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ferreus (Cope, 1864) – Marie-Galante Sail-tailed Anole, Morne Constant Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis festae Peracca, 1904 – Veronica's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis fitchi Williams and Duellman, 1984 – Fitch's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis forresti Barbour, 1923  
                                     SpeciesAnolis fortunensis Arosemena and Ibáñez, 1993  
                                     SpeciesAnolis fowleri Schwartz, 1973 – Fowler's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis fraseri Günther, 1859 – Fraser's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis frenatus Cope, 1899 – Bridled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis fugitivus Garrido, 1975 – Moa Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis fungosus Myers, 1971 – Myers' Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis fuscoauratus d'Orbigny in A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Brown-eared Anole, Slender Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis gadovii Boulenger, 1905 – Gadow's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis gaigei Ruthven, 1916 – Gaige's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis garmani Stejneger, 1899 – Jamaican Giant Anole, Jamaican Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis garridoi Díaz, Estrada and Moreno, 1996 – Escambray Twig Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis gemmosus O'Shaughnessy, 1875 – O'Shaughnessy's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis gibbiceps Cope, 1864 – Hook Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ginaelisae (Lotzkat, Hertz, Bienentreu and G. Köhler, 2013)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis gingivinus Cope, 1864 – Anguilla Bank Anole, Anguilla Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis gonavensis G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis gorgonae Barbour, 1905  
                                     SpeciesAnolis gracilipes Boulenger, 1898 – Charm Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis grahami Gray, 1845 – Graham's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis granuliceps Boulenger, 1898 – Granular Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis griseus Garman, 1887 – Saint Vincent's Tree Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis gruuo G. Köhler, Ponce, Sunyer and Batista, 2007  
                                     SpeciesAnolis guafe Estrada and Garrido, 1991 – Cabo Cruz Banded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis guamuhaya (Garrido, Pérez-Beato and Moreno, 1991) – Escambray Bearded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis guazuma Garrido, 1984 – Sierra Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis gundlachi W. C. H. Peters, 1876 – Yellow-chinned Anole, Gundlach's Anole, Yellow-bearded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis haetianus Garman, 1887 – Tiburon Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis haguei Stuart, 1942 – Hague's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis hendersoni Cochran, 1923 – Henderson's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis heterodermus A. H. A. Duméril, 1851 – Flat Andes Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis hobartsmithi Nieto-Montes de Oca, 2001 – Hobart Smith's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis homolechis (Cope, 1864) – Habana Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis huilae Williams, 1982 – Huila Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis humilis W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Humble Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ibague Williams, 1975 – Ibague Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ibanezi Poe, Latella, Ryan and Schaad, 2009  
                                     SpeciesAnolis imias Ruibal and Williams, 1961 – Imias Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis immaculogularis G. Köhler, Gómez Trejo Pérez, Petersen and Méndez de La Cruz, 2014  
                                     SpeciesAnolis impetigosus Cope, 1864  
                                     SpeciesAnolis incredulus Garrido and Moreno, 1998 – Turquino Emerald Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis inderenae (Rueda and Hernández-Camacho, 1998)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis inexpectatus Garrido and Estrada, 1989 – Pineland Bush Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis insignis Cope, 1871 – Decorated Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis insolitus Williams and Rand, 1969 – La Palma Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis intermedius W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Intermediate Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis isolepis (Cope, 1861) – Jatibonico Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis jacare Boulenger, 1903 – Jacare Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis johnmeyeri Wilson and McCranie, 1982 – Meyer's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis juangundlachi Garrido, 1975 – Finca Ceres Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis jubar Schwartz, 1968 – Cubitas Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis kahouannensis Lazell, 1964  
                                     SpeciesAnolis kemptoni Dunn, 1940 – Kempton's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis koopmani Rand, 1961 – Koopmans Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis kreutzi (McCranie, G. Köhler and Wilson, 2000)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis krugi W. C. H. Peters, 1876 – Upland Grass Anole, Olive Bush Anole, Krug's Anole, Orange Dewlap Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis kunayalae Hulebak, Poe, Ibáñez and Williams, 2007  
                                     SpeciesAnolis laevis (Cope, 1875) – Smooth Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis laeviventris (Wiegmann, 1834) – Anolis blanco, White Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis lamari Williams, 1992  
                                     SpeciesAnolis landestoyi Mahler, Lambert, Geneva, Ng, Hedges, Losos and Glor, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis latifrons Berthold, 1846  
                                     SpeciesAnolis leachii A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Barbuda Bank Tree Anole, Panther Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis leditzigorum (G. Köhler, Vargas and Lotzkat, 2014)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis lemniscatus Boulenger, 1898  
                                     SpeciesAnolis lemurinus Cope, 1861 – Anolis fantasma, Ghost Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis leucodera G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis limifrons Cope, 1862 – Border Anole, Slender Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis limon Velasco and Hurtado-Gómez, 2014  
                                     SpeciesAnolis lineatopus Gray, 1840 – Stripefoot Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis lineatus Daudin, 1802 – Striped Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis liogaster Boulenger, 1905 – Anolis rojo, Guerreran Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis lionotus Cope, 1861 – Lion Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis litoralis Garrido, 1975 – Oriente Pallid Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis lividus Garman, 1887 – Plymouth Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis longiceps K. P. Schmidt, 1919 – Navassa Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis longitibialis Noble, 1923 – Isla Beata Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis loveridgei K. P. Schmidt, 1936 – Loveridge's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis loysiana A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Peach Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis luciae Garman, 1887 – Saint Lucian Anole, St. Lucia Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis lucius A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Cave Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis luteogularis Noble and Hassler, 1935 – Western Giant Anole, White-throated Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis luteosignifer Garman, 1888 – Cayman Brac Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis lynchi Miyata, 1985 – Lynch's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis lyra Poe, Velasco, Miyata and Williams, 2009  
                                     SpeciesAnolis macilentus Garrido and Hedges, 1992 – Black-cheeked Bush Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis macrinii H. M. Smith, 1968 – Anolis de Macrinus, Macrinius' Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis macrolepis Boulenger, 1911 – Big-scaled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis macrophallus Werner, 1917  
                                     SpeciesAnolis maculigula Williams, 1984  
                                     SpeciesAnolis maculiventris Boulenger, 1898 – Blotchbelly Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis magnaphallus Poe and Ibáñez, 2007  
                                     SpeciesAnolis maia (Batista, Vesely, Mebert, Lotzkat and G. Köhler, 2015)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis marcanoi Williams, 1975 – Red-fanned Stout Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis mariarum Barbour, 1932 – Blemished Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis marmoratus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Guadeloupean Anole, Leopard Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis marron Arnold, 1980 – Jacmel Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis marsupialis Taylor, 1956  
                                     SpeciesAnolis matudai H. M. Smith, 1956 – Anolis de Matuda, Matuda's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis maynardi Garman, 1888 – Maynard's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis mccraniei (G. Köhler, Townsend and Petersen, 2016)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis medemi Ayala and Williams, 1988  
                                     SpeciesAnolis megalopithecus Rueda-Almonacid, 1989 – Ruida's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis megapholidotus H. M. Smith, 1933 – Anolis de escamas grandes, Large-scaled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis menta Ayala, Harris and Williams, 1984 – Mixed Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis meridionalis Boettger, 1885  
                                     SpeciesAnolis mestrei Barbour and Ramsden, 1916 – Pinardel Rio Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis microlepidotus Davis, 1954 – Anolis guerrerense, Guerreran Oak Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis microlepis Álvarez del Toro and H. M. Smith, 1956 – Chiapas Smooth Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis microtus Cope, 1871 – Tiny Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis milleri H. M. Smith in H. M. Smith and Taylor, 1950 – Anolis de Miller, Miller's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis mirus Williams, 1963  
                                     SpeciesAnolis monensis Stejneger, 1904 – Mona Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis monteverde G. Köhler, 2009  
                                     SpeciesAnolis monticola Shreve, 1936 – Foothill Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis morazani Townsend and Wilson, 2009  
                                     SpeciesAnolis muralla (G. Köhler, McCranie and Wilson, 1999)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis nasofrontalis Amaral, 1933 – Nose Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis naufragus (Campbell, Hillis and Lamar, 1989) – Anolis de Hidalgo, Hidalgo Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis neblininus (Myers, Williams and McDiarmid, 1993)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis nebuloides Bocourt, 1873 – Anolis falso-pañuelo, False Clouded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis nebulosus (Wiegmann, 1834) – Anolis pañuelo, Clouded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis nelsoni Barbour, 1914 – Nelson's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis nicefori Barbour, 1932 – Niceforo's Andes Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis nietoi G. Köhler, Gómez Trejo Pérez, Petersen and Méndez de La Cruz, 2014  
                                     SpeciesAnolis nigrolineatus Williams, 1965  
                                     SpeciesAnolis noblei Barbour and Shreve, 1935 – Holguin Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis notopholis Boulenger, 1896 – Scalyback Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis nubilus Garman, 1887 – Redonda Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis occultus Williams and Rivero, 1965 – Pygmy Anole, Puerto Rican Twig Anole, Limestone Anole, Dwarf Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ocelloscapularis (G. Köhler, McCranie and Wilson, 2001)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis oculatus (Cope, 1879) – Dominican Anole, Eyed Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis oligaspis Cope, 1894 – Bahama Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis olssoni K. P. Schmidt, 1919 – Desert Grass Anole, Monte Cristi Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis omiltemanus Davis, 1954 – Anolis de Omilteme, Omilteme Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis onca (O'Shaughnessy, 1875) – Bulky Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis opalinus Gosse, 1850 – Bluefields Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ophiolepis Cope, 1861 – Five-striped Grass Anole, Snakescale Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis oporinus Garrido and Hedges, 2001 – Pimienta Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis orcesi (Lazell, 1969) – Orces' Andes Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ordinatus Cope, 1864 – Bahaman Brown Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ortonii Cope, 1868 – Bark Anole, Orton's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis osa G. Köhler, Dehling and J. Köhler, 2010  
                                     SpeciesAnolis otongae Ayala-Varela and Velasco, 2010  
                                     SpeciesAnolis oxylophus Cope, 1875 – Stream Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pachypus Cope, 1875 – Thick Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis paravertebralis Bernal-Carlo and Roze, 2005  
                                     SpeciesAnolis parilis Williams, 1975 – Ecuador Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis parvicirculatus Álvarez del Toro and H. M. Smith, 1956 – Anolis de Barriozabal, Berriozabal Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis paternus Hardy, 1967 – Nueva Gerona Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pecuarius Schwartz, 1969 – Île-à-Vache Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pentaprion Cope, 1863 – Anolis liquen, Lichen Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis peraccae Boulenger, 1898  
                                     SpeciesAnolis peruensis Poe, Latella, Ayala-Varela, Yañez-Miranda and Torres-Carvajal, 2015  
                                     SpeciesAnolis petersii Bocourt, 1873 – Peters' Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis peucephilus G. Köhler, Gómez Trejo Pérez, Petersen and Méndez de La Cruz, 2014  
                                     SpeciesAnolis peynadoi Mertens, 1939 – Northern Hispaniolan Green Anole, Hispaniolan Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis phyllorhinus G. S. Myers and Carvalho, 1945 – Leaf-nosed Anole, Bat Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pigmaequestris Garrido, 1975 – Cayko Frances Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pijolense (McCranie, Wilson and Williams, 1993)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis pinchoti Cochran, 1931 – Crab Cay Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis placidus Hedges and Thomas, 1989 – Placid Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis planiceps Troschel, 1848 – Goldenscale Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis podocarpus Ayala-Varela and Torres-Carvajal, 2010  
                                     SpeciesAnolis poecilopus Cope, 1862 – Dappled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis poei Ayala-Varela, Troya-Rodriguez, Talero-Rodriguez and Torres-Carvajal, 2014 – Telimbela Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pogus Lazell, 1972 – Anguilla Bank Bush Anole, Watts' Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis polylepis W. C. H. Peters, 1874 – Many-scaled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis poncensis Stejneger, 1904 – Dryland Grass Anole, Ponce Small-fanned Anole, Ponce Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis porcatus Gray, 1840 – Cuban Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis porcus (Cope, 1864) – Oriente Bearded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis prasinorius G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis princeps Boulenger, 1902 – First Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis proboscis J. A. Peters and Orces, 1956 – Horned Anole, Pinocchio Lizard 
                                     SpeciesAnolis propinquus Williams, 1984  
                                     SpeciesAnolis pseudokemptoni G. Köhler, Ponce, Sunyer and Batista, 2007  
                                     SpeciesAnolis pseudopachypus G. Köhler, Ponce, Sunyer and Batista, 2007  
                                     SpeciesAnolis pseudotigrinus Amaral, 1933 – False Tiger Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pulchellus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Common Grass Anole, Puerto Rican Anole, Puerto Rican Bush Anole, Snake Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis pumilus Garrido, 1988 – Cuban Spiny-Plant Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis punctatus Daudin, 1802 – Spotted Anole, Amazon Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis purpurescens Cope, 1899 – Purple Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis purpurgularis (McCranie, Cruz and Holm, 1993)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis pygmaeus Álvarez del Toro and H. M. Smith, 1956 – Anolis pigmeo-de Chiapas, Chiapas Pigmy Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis quadriocellifer Barbour and Ramsden, 1919 – Peninsula Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis quaggulus Cope, 1885  
                                     SpeciesAnolis quercorum Fitch, 1978 – Anolis encinero, Oaxacan Oak Anole, Gray Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis radulinus Cope, 1862  
                                     SpeciesAnolis reconditus Underwood and Williams, 1959 – Blue Mountains Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis rejectus Garrido and Schwartz, 1972 – Santiago Grass Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis richardii A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Cocoloba Lizard, Richard's Anole, Grenada Tree Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ricordii A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Haitian Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis rimarum Thomas and Schwartz, 1967 – Marmelade Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis rivalis Williams, 1984 – Neighbor Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis roatanensis (G. Köhler and McCranie, 2001)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis rodriquezii Bocourt, 1873 – Anolis liso, Rodriguez's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis roosevelti Grant, 1931 – Culebra Island Giant Anole, Culebra Giant Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis roquet (Bonnaterre, 1879) – Martinique's Anole, Savannah Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis rubiginosus Bocourt, 1873 – Sierra Juarez Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis rubribarbaris (G. Köhler, McCranie and Wilson, 1999)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis rubribarbus Barbour and Ramsden, 1919 – Sagua de Tanamo Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ruibali Navarro and Garrido, 2004 – Cabo Cruz Pallid Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ruizii Rueda and Williams, 1986  
                                     SpeciesAnolis rupinae Williams and Webster, 1974 – Castillon Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis sabanus Garman, 1887 – Saban Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis sacamecatensis G. Köhler, Gómez Trejo Pérez, Petersen and Méndez de La Cruz, 2014  
                                     SpeciesAnolis sagrei Cocteau in A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Brown Anole, Anolis café, Cuban Brown Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis salvini Boulenger, 1885 – Salvin's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis santamartae Willims, 1982 – Santa Marta Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis scapularis Boulenger, 1908  
                                     SpeciesAnolis schiedii (Wiegmann, 1834) – Schiede's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis schwartzi Lazell, 1972 – Schwartz' Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis scriptus Garman, 1887 – Silver Key Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis scypheus Cope, 1864 – Yellow-tongued Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis semilineatus Cope, 1864 – Hispaniolan Grass Anole, Santo Domingo Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis sericeus Hallowell, 1856 – Anolis sedoso, Silky Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis serranoi (G. Köhler, 1999) – Serrano's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis sheplani Schwartz, 1974 – Cabral Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis shrevei (Cochran, 1939) – Shreve's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis sierramaestrae Holánová, Rehák and Frynta, 2012  
                                     SpeciesAnolis singularis Williams, 1965 – Porcupine Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis smallwoodi Schwartz, 1964 – Smallwood's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis smaragdinus Barbour and Shreve, 1935 – Bahamian Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis sminthus Dunn and Emlen, 1932 – Mouse Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis soinii Poe and Yañez-Miranda, 2008  
                                     SpeciesAnolis solitarius Ruthven, 1916 – Solitaire Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis spectrum W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Matanzas Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis spilorhipis (Álvarez del Toro and H. M. Smith, 1956)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis squamulatus W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Small-scaled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis stevepoei G. Köhler, Gómez Trejo Pérez, Petersen and Méndez de La Cruz, 2014  
                                     SpeciesAnolis strahmi Schwartz, 1979 – Strahm's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis stratulus Cope, 1861 – Barred Anole, Spotted Anole, St. Thomas Anole, Banded Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis subocularis Davis, 1954 – Anolis del Pacífico, Pacific Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis sulcifrons Cope, 1899 – Grooved Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis tandai Avila-Pires, 1995 – Tandai's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis taylori H. M. Smith and Spieler, 1945 – Anolis de Taylor, Taylor's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis tenorioensis G. Köhler, 2011  
                                     SpeciesAnolis terraealtae Barbour, 1915 – Les Saines Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis terueli Navarro, Fernández and Garrido, 2001 – Yellow-fanned Pallid Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis tetarii (Barros, Williams and Viloria, 1996)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis tigrinus W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Tiger Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis toldo Fong and Garrido, 2000 – Gray-banded Green Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis tolimensis Werner, 1916  
                                     SpeciesAnolis townsendi Stejneger, 1900 – Townsend's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis trachyderma Cope, 1875 – Roughskin Anole, Common Forest Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis transversalis A. H. A. Duméril, 1851 – Transverse Anole, Banded Tree Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis trinitatis Reinhardt and Lütken, 1862 – Saint Vincent's Bush Anole, Trinidad Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis triumphalis (Nicholson and G. Köhler, 2014)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis tropidogaster Hallowell, 1856 – Tropical Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis tropidolepis Boulenger, 1885 – Swift Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis tropidonotus W. C. H. Peters, 1863 – Anolis escamoso-mayor, Greater Scaly Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis umbrivagus Bernal-Carlo and Roze, 2005  
                                     SpeciesAnolis uniformis Cope, 1885 – Anolis escamoso-menor, Lesser Scaly Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis unilobatus G. Köhler and Vesely, 2010  
                                     SpeciesAnolis ustus Cope, 1864  
                                     SpeciesAnolis utilensis (G. Köhler, 1996) – Utila Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis valencienni A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Short-tail Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis vanidicus Garrido and Schwartz, 1972 – Vanidicus Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis vanzolinii (Williams, Orces, Matheus and Bleiweiss, 1996)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis vaupesianus Williams, 1982 – Williams' Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis ventrimaculatus Boulenger, 1911 – Speckled Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis vermiculatus Cocteau in A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1837 – Vinales Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis vescus Garrido and Hedges, 1992 – Purial Bush Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis vicarius Williams, 1986  
                                     SpeciesAnolis villai Fitch and Henderson, 1976 – Country Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis viridius G. Köhler and Hedges, 2016  
                                     SpeciesAnolis vittigerus Cope, 1862 – Garland Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis wampuensis (McCranie and G. Köhler, 2001)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis wattsii Boulenger, 1894 – Watts' Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis websteri Arnold, 1980 – Webster's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis wellbornae Ahl, 1940  
                                     SpeciesAnolis wermuthi (G. Köhler and Obermeier, 1998) – Wermuth's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis whitemani Williams, 1963 – Pallid Stout Anole, Whiteman's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis williamsii Bocourt, 1870  
                                     SpeciesAnolis williamsmittermeierorum Poe and Yañez-Miranda, 2007 – Williams-Mittermeier Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis wilsoni (G. Köhler, Townsend and Petersen, 2016)  
                                     SpeciesAnolis woodi Dunn, 1940 – Wood's Anole 
                                     SpeciesAnolis yoroensis McCranie, Nicholson and G. Köhler, 2001  
                                     SpeciesAnolis zapotecorum G. Köhler, Gómez Trejo Pérez, Petersen and Méndez de La Cruz, 2014  
                                     SpeciesAnolis zeus (G. Köhler and McCranie, 2001)  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid   
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Anolis    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (http://www.conabio.gob.mx/)   
  Reference for: Anolis   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Anolis   
       
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (http://www.reptile-database.org)   
  Reference for: Anolis   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner   
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Anolis   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed.   
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17   
  Page(s): iv + 73   
  Publisher: Carnegie Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-911239-42-1   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Anolis   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nicholson, K. E., B. I. Crother, C. Guyer, and J. M. Savage   
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Anole classification: A response to Poe   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 3814, no. 1   
  Page(s): 109-120   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Notes: Available online at http://mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2014/3814(1).html   
  Reference for: Anolis   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nicholson, Kirsten E., Brian I. Crother, Craig Guyer, and Jay M. Savage   
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: It is time for a new classification of anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 3477   
  Page(s): 1-108   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Notes: Available online at http://mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2012/3477.html (note: actual publication date was not 11 Sept 2012, it was 10 Sept 2012   
  Reference for: Anolis   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Poe, Steven   
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: 1986 Redux: New genera of anoles (Squamata: Dactyloidae) are unwarranted   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 3626, no. 2   
  Page(s): 295-299   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Notes: Available online at http://mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2013/3626(2).html   
  Reference for: Anolis   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: See Nicholson et al. (2012, 2014) and Poe (2013) regarding the controversy between recognizing one large genus Anolis sensu lato (now over 410 valid species) versus some eight smaller genera. ITIS will revisit the topic as matters develop  
 

 

   


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