African, Chamaeleo namaquensis, Namaqua Chameleon, pictures African, Chamaeleo namaquensis, Namaqua Chameleon, pictures

Scientific Name: Chamaeleo namaquensis
Common Name: Namaqua Chameleon
Description: A Dark green, big mouth and robust head
Difference in Sex: Female is a bit larger than the male
Habitat: Sandy regions: from the south western desert regions of Namibia up to southern Angola
Habits: You may find them on the slip face of a dune or on a rock to keep cool
Size: 160 mm female, male 140 mm
Gestation: eggs may take between 90 and 100 days to hatch
Number of young at birth: 6 to 30 soft shelled eggs
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Diet: It eat anything small enough to swallow, locust, crickets, beetles, lizards and even small snakes
Enemies: Hawks and Eagles, jackals
Interesting facts: One chameleon may eat up to 200 beetles a day
Credits: tgf