Author Archives: Gregory C. Mayer

About Gregory C. Mayer

Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.

Evolution 2019: Miscellanea

There have been lots of posts on the many great anole papers and posters at Evolution 2019, but here are a few of the non-scientific anole-related items from the meetings. First, a group of anolologists gathered at Trattoria Zooma on … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Anoles in Research

The sequencing of the genome of the  green anole (Anolis carolinensis) is a landmark in the age of genomics, and a highpoint in the annals of anole studies.  It is the first complete genome sequence of a reptile, and a … Continue reading

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During a visit to New Orleans last month , I came across this little fellow. He was about 2 feet up on some broad-leaved plants planted around a tree in Washington Park, at the corner of Frenchmen and Royal Streets … Continue reading

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