Anolis huilae Displaying

 

Photo by Cristian Castro Morales

Photo by Cristian Castro Morales

AA reader Cristian Castro Morales has sent in this photograph of the little known Anolis huilae. He says: Male of Anolis huilae display their dewlap to ward off a possible predator or rival from his perch. This species is reported in Colombia in the departaments of Huila and Tolima.

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.

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