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Old 05-06-2010, 09:09 PM
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New species and more articles....

Kinyongia dorjeesuni...
http://news.mongabay.com/2009/0420-k...orjeesuni.html

Kinyongia magomberae...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/26042632@N03/4258726191/
http://www.disclose.tv/forum/snake-s...et-t12195.html

Kinyongia vanheygeni...
http://www.exo-terra.com/en/reptile_...vanheygeni.php

Discovered by Achille Raselimanana...
http://www.wbur.org/special/madagasc.../chameleon.asp

Brookesia exarmata sp. nov. (Reptilia, Chamaeleonidae): A new dwarf chameleon from the limestone outcrops of western Madagascar ...
http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/con...ent=a908264265

"Six new species of occipital-lobed Calumma chameleons (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae) from montane regions of madagascar, with a new description and revision of Calumma brevicorne"...
http://cat.inist.fr/?aModele=afficheN&cpsidt=18383517

Rhampholeon acuminatus...
http://visionwild.wordpress.com/tag/...gmy-chameleon/

I know I posted this one before...
Emerald Dwarf Chameleon
http://savethereptiles.com/?p=5089

Nadzikambia mlanjense...
http://books.google.ca/books?id=HguC...ies%22&f=false

Phylogenetics of the southern African dwarf chameleons, Bradypodion (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae)...
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science...61d55631e02246

Do Dwarf Chameleons (Bradypodion) Show Developmental Plasticity?..
http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.3377/004.044.0105

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Old 05-06-2010, 09:32 PM
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This is actually an invalid species at the moment. There has been no official description of this species and according to the International Commission of Zoological Nomenclature, which governs the naming of taxa, it is not valid but rather a "nomen nudum". It may be officially named in the future but currently it is not.

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Well, I figured you'd correct things if need be Chris.
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Old 05-06-2010, 10:03 PM
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Ha, yeah. This particular case has kind of become a pet-peve of mine. It basically was a publicity stunt that as far as I'm concerned makes a mockery of the scientific process. As a result, I make a point of drawing attention to the fact that its a bogus name at every chance I get.

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