|Copyright: Goyo Alonso (almoren) (155)|
|Date Taken: 2008|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2012-07-18 5:02|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [Spanish]|
|Chameleons (Chamaeleonidae, chamai Greek, 'on earth', 'on the ground' and the Latin leo 'lion', 'lion of land') are a family of small saurópsidos (reptiles) scaly. There are about 161 species of chameleons, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. America is often called chameleon lizards of the family of the anoles, which hold no special relationship with the true chameleons.|
They are famous for their ability to change color depending on the circumstances, for his quick tongue and elongated, and their eyes, which can be moved independently of each other.
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