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    • Chameleons
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    • Chamaeleonidae
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    • Camaleones y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Graceful Chameleon Chamaeleo gracilis

Observer

dejong

Date

February 27, 2015

Description

Photograph by Y.A. de Jong &T.M. Butynski, wildsolutions.nl

Photos / Sounds

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What

Veiled Chameleon Chamaeleo calyptratus

Observer

josefa

Date

December 27, 2014 09:25 PM CST

Description

En Cautiverio

Photos / Sounds

What

Cape Dwarf Chameleon Bradypodion pumilum

Observer

cvanderson

Date

March 8, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Namaqua-Zwergchamäleon Bradypodion occidentale

Observer

cvanderson

Date

March 8, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-headed Dwarf Chameleon Bradypodion melanocephalum

Observer

cvanderson

Date

February 18, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Natal Midland Dwarf Chamaeleon Bradypodion thamnobates

Observer

cvanderson

Date

February 18, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Natal Midland Dwarf Chamaeleon Bradypodion thamnobates

Observer

cvanderson

Date

February 18, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cvanderson

Date

February 19, 2012

Description

Bradypodion sp. ("Emerald" Dwarf Chameleon), Kamberg Nature Reserve, KwaZulu Natal Province, South Africa

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cvanderson

Date

March 2, 2011

Photos / Sounds

What

Cameroon Sailfin Chameleon Trioceros montium

Observer

cvanderson

Date

March 2, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cvanderson

Date

March 2, 2011
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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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