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It is called a dewlap. They use it to attract the opposite sex and intimadate other males as well as some predators.

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The flap of skin beneath a lizard's neck is called a dewlap.

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You are referring to the Wattle...It is a red flap of "skin" that hangs down under the beak.

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The red flap on males is a "dewlap."

What is the name of the roosters neck?

If you are talking about the red thing hanging down from it's neck. That is called the flap of loose skin.

How do you know if your anole is a male?

if you can hold on to him (or it) , grab at the flap of skin under his chin...more like his neck...if you can pull the skin away and it makes a redish, orangish, pinkish circle then it is a boy!

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How do you brown anole lizards raise there young?

Confirm if it is a male or a female,the male has a dewlap,a red under his neck. He is also bigger. Leave them in the cage together. In a week check for eggs. They mate and break up in a few minutes. The male will bob his head and show his dewlap. He will bite the females neck and climb on top of her. Good luck!

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What is the wobbly red thing under a turkey's neck?

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Can you hold your red clawed crab?

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My anole lizard always puffs out his neck. Is that normal?

Yes, that is very normal. That is way to know if an anole is a male, if it shows a red neck flap. It uses that to attract females. He must have saw him self in a mirror and thought he was another female lizard. He also does that to give you a sign he is going to poop.