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Common Chameleon

Chameleo chameleon


A wild 'Common' Chameleon (Chameleo Chameleon), photographed just outside Malaga, Andalucia. Despite the name, this is a threatened species - mostly because they share their love of coastal southern Spain with half a million Brits. The construction of holiday homes has turned the region into an overcrowded, sprawling metropolis and isolated this amazing species in ever-dwindling pockets of suitable habitat. Pretty much the same story for threatened animals the world over then!

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ChristosKazilas 7 years ago

One of the best chameleon pictures I've ever seen!

EmilyMarino 8 years ago

Beautiful composition!

ClaudiaS 9 years ago

Amazing... position, colours, expression... all great!

Kristian Bell
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Kristian Bell

Málaga, Andalucía, Spain

Spotted on Jul 3, 2012
Submitted on Jul 3, 2012

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