IUCN threat status:

Vulnerable (VU)


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Range Description

This chameleon is endemic to the island of Madagascar where it has been recorded from a number of localities in the southeast, including Andohahela (Nussbaum et al. 1999),Sainte Luce (Ramanamanjato 2000),Mandena (Lehtinenet al. 2003),Kalambatritra (Andreone and Randrianirina 2007),Ivohibe (Raselimanana 1999),Andringitra (Raxworthy and Nussbaum 1996), and Ranomafana (Jenkins et al. 1999). It has been found at elevations between 410 and 1,920 m (Nussbaum et al. 1999). The chameleon's extent of occurrence throughout this region is estimated to be 15,798 km.


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