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    • Camaleones y parientes
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    • Chameleons
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    • Chamaeleonidae

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Recent observations

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Observer

martinmandak

Date

December 15, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Observer

martinmandak

Date

December 14, 2013

Description

3 different individuals along the path section

Photos / Sounds

What

Carpet Chameleon Furcifer lateralis

Observer

martinmandak

Date

December 14, 2013

Description

I watched the whole amazing process of laying eggs

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Observer

martinmandak

Date

December 10, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown Leaf Chameleon Brookesia superciliaris

Observer

martinmandak

Date

December 8, 2013

Place

Manombo SR (Google, OSM)

Description

Circuit

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

martinmandak

Date

December 1, 2013

Description

Tsimelahy campsite and its surroundings

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chameleons Family Chamaeleonidae

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 30, 2013

Description

Somewhere on the path between Tsimelahy and Mangatsiaka

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spiny Chameleon Furcifer verrucosus

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 26, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spiny Chameleon Furcifer verrucosus

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 26, 2013

Description

Along the cart track between SR and campsite

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What

Spiny Chameleon Furcifer verrucosus

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 25, 2013

Description

On the cart track between SR and campsite

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Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 25, 2013

Description

The individual crossing the road

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What

Oustalet's Giant Chameleon Furcifer oustaleti

Observer

martinmandak

Date

November 16, 2013

Description

Circuit

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Description from Wikipedia

Chameleons (family Chamaeleonidae) are a distinctive and highly specialized clade of lizards. The approximately 160 species of chameleon come in a range of colors, including pink, blue, red, orange, turquoise, yellow, and green. They are distinguished by their zygodactylous feet; their separately mobile, stereoscopic eyes; their very long, highly modified, rapidly extrudable tongues; their swaying gait; and crests or horns on their distinctively shaped heads. Some species can change color, and many have a prehensile tail....

No range data available.