Baby Horned Anole (Anolis proboscis)

Hatchling pinochio Anole

Baby Anolis proboscis. Photo by Santiago Ron

After prolonged efforts, Ecuadorian anole maestro Fernando Ayala-Varela succeeded in hatching out a baby horned anole. And break out the blue wrapping paper–it’s a boy! And lo and behold, answering a question we all had, the little fellows have little nubbly horns! Well done, Fernando!

About Jonathan Losos

Professor and Curator of Herpetology at the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University. I've spent my entire professional career studying anoles and have discovered that the more I learn about anoles, the more I realize I don't know.

3 thoughts on “Baby Horned Anole (Anolis proboscis)

  1. Thank you for your words, but the real teacher is you for sharing your knowledge.
    Before I got to hatching out the first female baby of Anolis proboscis.

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