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Madagascan Dwarf Chameleon

Brookesia Minima

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Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 9 years ago

No wonder he can play a role in "Game of thrones"..Nice series :)

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 11 years ago

These little guys are gorgeous! Saw them on David Attenborough's program. Would love to see one. Good spotting nrvero!

GayaQi 11 years ago


Jake Barnes
Jake Barnes 12 years ago

Amazing lizard

SarahWhitt 12 years ago

What an amazing tiny creature!! Love your find!! :)

JungleLoveMamasita 12 years ago

awwwwwwwwwwww, such a sweet, little, ity, bity, thing.

marylou.wildlife 12 years ago

Oh my gosh what a cutie!! Thanks so much for sharing these... I had no idea such an adorable chameleon even existed in the world!

nrvero 12 years ago

Thank you all for your nice comments! I flew from Tana to the Amber Mountain in the hope of seeing this little fella! We went on a hike with a guide thinking he would show them to us. At the end of the hike, suprised I did ask why he didn't show us any and he was surprised I had even heard about them. Then he bent and looked on the floor under dead leaves and found one within a few minutes, and gave it to me to look at! This chameleon is apparently the only kind not leaving in trees but on the floor.
Hope this answer all your questions. It was indeed a truly amazing experience!

Claudia Nix
Claudia Nix 12 years ago

What an incredible find! That little thing is adorable!

alecilla13 12 years ago

It´s so amazing!

LaxmiDiaz 12 years ago

wow neat, how'd you spot it, it so tiny!!

HemantKumar 12 years ago

wow gr8 spotting thx for sharing

LauraMaria 12 years ago

I saw this in a documentary they showed on the BBC not too long ago here that was all about Madagascar. I could not believe a vertebrate so TINY existed! It's amazing that you found one, I think I'd have been too frightened to touch it out of fear I'd break it!! Incredible what lives in our strange world, isn't it?

SusanEllison 12 years ago


peter 12 years ago

Spotting of the day!

"Madagascan Dwarf Chameleons are the world’s smallest chameleons, averaging around 0.5 inches (1.3 cm) in length."

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 12 years ago

I can't believe it is a real chameleon! How did you find it?
Nature is amazing

Saarbrigger 12 years ago

What an intresting animal. Thanks for sharing.

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Antsiranana, Région de Diana, Madagascar

Spotted on Oct 9, 2008
Submitted on Jul 9, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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