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    • Chamaeleonidae
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Recent observations

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Common Chameleon Chamaeleo chamaeleon

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hcuohc

Date

May 3, 2015

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Flap-necked Chameleon Chamaeleo dilepis

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ehfrandahl

Date

May 12, 2015 04:37 PM EAT

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Common Chameleon Chamaeleo chamaeleon

Observer

hobbitbook

Date

May 24, 2015 01:10 PM SAST

Description

Chameleon - didn't change color, stayed green, expanded when felt threatened

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Observer

fredericdiebold

Date

October 15, 2008

Description

Brookesia sp., one of the world's smallest chameleons found on the soil of northern Madagascar's Parc National de la Montagne d'Ambre. Smallest species include Brookesia minima and B. micra, a recently described species (Glaw et al. 2012).

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Spiny-flanked chameleon Trioceros laterispinis

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filups

Date

April 3, 2015

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Panther Chameleon Furcifer pardalis

Observer

hanneke

Date

April 9, 2015

Description

We spotted this chameleon on one of our hikes.

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Side-striped chameleon Trioceros bitaeniatus

Observer

bee-elle

Date

May 24, 2014

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3 horned chameleon Trioceros jacksonii

Date

May 13, 2015 01:51 PM EAT

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Eastern Cape Dwarf Chameleon Bradypodion ventrale

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ryanridgard

Date

the past

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Eastern Cape Dwarf Chameleon Bradypodion ventrale

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ryanridgard

Date

June 12, 2012 02:11 AM SAST

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Graceful Chameleon Chamaeleo gracilis

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paulcools

Date

February 18, 2014

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Jackson's chameleon Trioceros jacksonii

Date

November 11, 2014 01:42 PM EAT

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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.