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Trioceros pfefferi (Tornier, 1900)

Pfeffer's chameleon, Bakossi Two-horned Chameleon, Pfeffer’s Two-horned Chameleon

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Chamaeleon pfefferi Tornier, 1900; Chamaeleo pfefferi (Tornier, 1900)

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

IUCN RedList status: Endangered

 

Distribution

Cameroon

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

To[r?]nier, G. (1900). Beschreibund eines neuen Chamaeleons. Zoologischer Anzeiger 23: 21-23.

 

Other references:

Gonwouo, N.L. & Anderson, C.V. 2015. Trioceros pfefferi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T172572A1345933. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-4.RLTS.T172572A1345933.en. Downloaded on 19 May 2016.

Wild, C. (1993). Notes on the rediscovery and congeneric associations of the Pfeffer's chameleon [i]Chamaeleo pfefferi[/i] (Tornier, 1900) (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae) with a brief description of the hitherto unknown female of the species. British Herpetological Society Bulletin 45: 25-32.

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