Herp of the day

Herp of the day: Pinocchio Anole

The Pinocchio Anole (Anolis proboscis) also known as the Proboscis anole, Ecuadorian horned anole or Pinocchio lizard, is a small lizard belonging to the genus Anolis.  A single male specimen was discovered in 1953 in Ecuador and formally described by Peters and Orces in 1956, but the species then went unreported until a rediscovery in 2007. It … Continue reading