Thursday, February 23, 2012

Itty bitty chameleons

This is old news, but it's still cool. Check out this itty bitty chameleon discovered recently in Madagascar.

(Photo from PLoS ONE)

I don't know that this has much to do with creation/evolution, but they're itty bitty! I'm amazed that a vertebrate can get that small. Check out the full story at PLoS ONE:

Glaw et al. 2012. Rivaling the World's Smallest Reptiles: Discovery of Miniaturized and Microendemic New Species of Leaf Chameleons (Brookesia) from Northern Madagascar. PLoS ONE 7(2):e31314.

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