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chameleon

(kă-mēl'yon),
A fluorescent indicator engineered to bind to specified intracellular locations for investigation of biologic reactions (for example, calcium-mediated signals).

chameleon

lizard member of the genus Chameleo.
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Possible causes for the rapid decline in population density of green anoles, Anolis carolinensis (Sauria: Polychrotidae) following invasion by the brown anole, Anolis sagrei, in the southeastern United States.
2011: The genome of the green anole lizard and a comparative analysis with birds and mammals.
1996): Northern range expansion of the brown anole Anolis sagrei in Florida and Georgia.
From the footage at about nine minutes into the video, it is evident that at least one of the anole lizards was quite furious about being plucked away from the tree fern where he was sleeping on a moonless night.
By contrast, relatively smaller movements of the anole tail, which is twice as long, are enough to reorient its body.
They compared the platypus genome to that of humans, the anole lizard and the chicken.
Firstly, David heads to Australia to observe lace monitors laying eggs before travelling to Florida, where he encourages an anole to display by using a mirror to simulate a rival.
Anole (ah-nol) A small lizard that is from the same family as the iguana, the anole is between 6 and 18 inches long.
Within this group are the green iguana, anole, basilisk, horned lizard, and the spiney lizard.
Common garden and natural selection experiments support ecotypic differentiation in the Dominican anole (Anolis oculatus).
Her field research on the behavior of the San Cristobal lava lizard was the springboard for continuing study of the behavior of Green Anole lizard behavior at her home campus.
117 AN ANOLE LIZARD (SQUAMATA: POLYCHROTIDAE) PRESERVED IN COLOMBIAN COPAL.