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    • Chamaeleonidae
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Recent observations

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Observer

filups

Date

December 18, 2014 10:31 PM EAT

Description

Adult female

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wemer's Chameleon (Trioceros werneri) Trioceros werneri

Observer

filups

Date

December 18, 2014 10:09 PM EAT

Description

Adult male

Photos / Sounds

What

Panther Chameleon Furcifer pardalis

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 16, 2014

Description

Near camp Mantella

Photos / Sounds

What

Panther Chameleon Furcifer pardalis

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 15, 2014

Description

Near camp Mantella

Photos / Sounds

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Near camp Marojejia

Photos / Sounds

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Near camp Marojejia

Photos / Sounds

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 16, 2014

Description

Between camps Mantella and Marojejia

Photos / Sounds

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What

Kinyongia multituberculata Genus Kinyongia

Observer

filups

Date

October 10, 2014 09:38 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Kinyongia multituberculata Genus Kinyongia

Observer

filups

Date

October 10, 2014 09:18 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

West Usambara two-horned chamaeleon Kinyongia multituberculata

Observer

filups

Date

October 10, 2014 04:59 PM EDT

Description

In weeds along road.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rosette-nosed Chameleon Rhampholeon spinosus

Observer

filups

Date

October 11, 2014 08:55 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

It was about 10m up a tree near a stream, so I couldn't get close

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eiongate Leaf Chameleon Brookesia nasus

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

November 20, 2014 02:03 PM EST

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....

No range data available.