Comparison of a native and a non-native insular reptile species
- Journal of Tropical Ecology
Observations that the native species is more common despite being sympatric with a known aggressive invader suggest two possibilities: the island is at the start of an invasion, or that the two species co-exist in a more stable fashion. Expand
Does social behaviour reliably reflect temperature-dependent physiological capacity in geckos?
- Animal Behaviour
Geckos from colder diurnal retreat sites were significantly more aggressive during contests than conspecifics from warmer diurnal retreated sites, suggesting that animals may attempt to deceive opponents by producing a social display that vastly overstates their current physiological state. Expand
POPULATION DENSITY AND OVER-WINTERING OF AN EXOTIC LIZARD, THE BROWN ANOLE ANOLIS SAGREI, AND AN EVALUATION OF ANOLE DISTRIBUTION IN LAFOURCHE AND TERREBONNE PARISHES, LOUISIANA
The brown anole Anolis sagrei, native to parts of the Caribbean, was introduced into the United States in the Florida Keys in the late 1800’s and subsequently became established. Since that time, the… Expand