lizards

Hurricanes can shape lizard evolution

May 6, 2020

The winds of change blow strongly on the toepads of lizards most frequently caught in the paths of hurricanes. A new study on nearly 200 anole species across the ...

Urban lizards tolerate more heat

April 2, 2020

When Kristin Winchell was sampling Puerto Rican crested anoles(Anolis cristatellus), she began noticing lizards’ body temperatures were elevated amid the ...

Which lizards can weather storms?

August 6, 2018

Long, strong back legs don’t help lizards survive storms such as Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria, according to new research. For the first time, researchers ...
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