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This is an informational website about anoles. 

Tail Ejection

Anoles

Anoles can eject their tails to escape from predators. The tail will grow back but will look different.


Dewlap

The dewlap is a colorful flap of skin under an anole's throat that is used to attract females, warn off other males, and frighten predators. Females have a smaller dewlap.


The roach is a ridge on an anole's back that is used to attract females and warn off other males.