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    • Chameleons
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    • Chamaeleonidae
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Recent observations

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What

Yellow-crested Jackson's Chameleon Trioceros jacksonii ssp. xantholophus

Observer

cvanderson

Date

June 17, 2016 12:05 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Angel's Chameleon Furcifer angeli

Observer

anjajavylelodge

Date

June 15, 2016

Place

Anjajavy (Google, OSM)

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Panther Chameleon Furcifer pardalis

Observer

terathopius

Date

November 14, 2015 11:11 AM HST

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What

Common Chameleon Chamaeleo chamaeleon

Observer

niturgolan

Date

June 9, 2016 02:28 PM AST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

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Observer

terathopius

Date

November 11, 2015 07:25 AM HST

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What

Oustalet's Giant Chameleon Furcifer oustaleti

Observer

cedroc

Date

June 8, 2016 09:07 AM EAT

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What

Perinet Chameleon Calumma gastrotaenia

Observer

terathopius

Date

November 10, 2015 07:02 PM HST

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What

Two-banded Chameleon Furcifer balteatus

Observer

terathopius

Date

November 10, 2015 02:58 PM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Common Chameleon Chamaeleo chamaeleon

Observer

uriah

Date

June 4, 2016 05:32 PM AST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

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What

Cameroon Sailfin Chameleon Trioceros montium

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

June 2, 2016 02:26 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Oustalet's Giant Chameleon Furcifer oustaleti

Observer

anjajavylelodge

Date

June 2, 2016

Place

Anjajavy (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cameroon Sailfin Chameleon Trioceros montium

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

June 2, 2016 03:39 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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....

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