Scientific Name: Trioceros melleri
Found In: Malawi, Mozambique, & United Republic of Tanzania
Size: These chameleons grow up to 24 inches and weigh up to 10-18 oz.
Diet: Carnivore: Primarily eats invertebrates, but adults can eat small lizards and hatchling birds.
Threat Level: Least Concern – There is no urgent threat from habitat deformation. However, thousands of animals are exported annually for the pet trade and eventually local populations may not be able to tolerate these export levels.
Facts: Chameleons are grayscale when born and eventually become their signature green color.