The Panther Chameleon lives in tropical rainforest of northern
Madagascar. Depending on the region, some males are vibrant
blues, some reds and some orange. Colour intensity changes according to mood, temperature and social interaction.
Like all chameleons, Panther Chameleons have independently
swivelling eyes, long tongues and grasping feet for
Males, which can grow to nearly 20 inches in length, are more brightly-coloured and
significantly larger than females.
Chameleons are lizards. Some, including the Panther, have prehensile tails.