Chameleon

Description
Part of a collection of African specimens including bird eggs and reptiles (mostly snakes) donated by Captain CRS Pitman of London in 1959. This tiny (embryonic?) female chameleon was collected at Kilwa by CJP Ionides on 01 October 1954. Original label bears the number 4484.
Accession Loan No.
51/1959/34
Collection Class
Reptiles
Common Name
chameleon
Simple Name
reptile: preserved in spirit
Full Name
CHAMAELEONIDAE: chameleon sp.
Period Classification
Modern (1945-); Modern (1900-)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Pitman, Captain Charles Robert Senhouse (from the collection of): Ionides, Mr Constantine J P
Collection Town
Kilwa
Collection County
Southern Province: Kilwa District
Collection Country
Tanzania
Collection Area Region
East Africa
Collection Continent
Africa
Phylum
CHORDATA: Vertebrata
Family
CHAMAELEONIDAE

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