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Cindy’s Little Friend

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Brown anole lizard -- Jensen Beach, Florida (November 2015)Sony RX100 IV + Zeiss 1.8-2.8/24-70mm

Brown anole lizard — Jensen Beach, Florida (November 2015)
Sony RX100 IV + Zeiss 1.8-2.8/24-70mm

While walking back from dinner in Jensen Beach, Florida a couple of weeks ago, we spotted this little guy running along a short fence and — of course — Cindy has to get a closer look.  He’s no dummy, and as soon as he discovers she has him cornered — surprise, surprise! — he decided to jump on her arm and scurry up to her shoulder, where he posed long enough for me to take this close-up.

I think this is a brown anole male, though it may be a juvenile because we didn’t spot the dewlap that the adult males display.

No, Cindy didn’t freak out; she loves little critters and was delighted to have him hitch a brief ride, though she was careful to ease him back onto the fence after the impromptu photo session.

24 thoughts on “Cindy’s Little Friend

    1. Mitch Zeissler Post author

      Well, if it had been one of the giant bird-catching spiders they have down there, I would have done the same. But it was just a little lizard, and it acted far more curious than aggressive. 😉

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