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Bradypodion gutturale


Taxonavigation: Acrodonta
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Infraordo: Acrodonta

Familia: Chamaeleonidae
Subfamilia: Chamaeleoninae
Genus: Bradypodion
Species: B. atromontanum – B. caeruleogula – B. caffrum – B. damaranum – B. dracomontanum – B. gutturale – ?B. karrooicum – B. kentanicum – B. melanocephalum – B. nemorale – B. ngomeense – B. occidentale – B. pumilum – B. setaroi – B. taeniabronchum – B. thamnobates – B. transvaalense – B. ventrale
[list of species after Tilbury, Tolley & Branch (2006: 34), Branch, Tolley & Tilbury (2006), Raw & Brothers (2008), Tilbury & Tolley (2009)]


Bradypodion Fitzinger, 1843


cited sources[edit]

  • Branch, W.R.; Tolley, K.A.; Tilbury, C.R. 2006: A new dwarf chameleon (Sauria: Bradypodion Fitzinger, 1843) from the Cape Fold Mountains, South Africa. African journal of herpetology, 55: 123-141.
  • Raw, L.R.G.; Brothers, D.J. 2008: Redescription of the South African dwarf chameleon, Bradypodion nemorale Raw 1978 (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae), and description of two new species. ZooNova, 1: 1-7. ISSN 1759-0116 PDF
  • Tilbury, C.R.; Tolley, K.A. 2009: A new species of dwarf chameleon (Sauria; Chamaeleonidae, Bradypodion Fitzinger) from KwaZulu Natal South Africa with notes on recent climatic shifts and their influence on speciation in the genus. Zootaxa, 2226: 43-57. Abstract & excerpt
  • Tilbury, C.R.; Tolley, K.A.; Branch, W.R. 2006: A review of the systematics of the genus Bradypodion (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae), with the description of two new genera. Zootaxa, 1363: 23-38. Abstract & excerpt

additional references[edit]

  • Klaver, C.; Böhme, W. 1988: Systematics of Bradypodion tenue (Matschie, 1892) (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae) with a description of a new species from the Uluguru and Uzungwe Mountains, Tanzania. Bonner zoologische Beiträge, 39: 381-393.
  • Lutzmann, N.; Nečas, P. 2002: On the status of Bradypodion tavetanum (Steindachner, 1891) from Taita-Hills, Kenya, with description of a new subspecies (Reptilia: Sauria: Chamaeleonidae). Salamandra, 38: 5-14.
  • Raw, L.R.G. 1976: A survey of the dwarf chameleons of Natal, South Africa, with the description of three new species (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae). Durban Museum novitates, 11: 139–161.
  • Raw, L.R.G. 1978: A further dwarf chameleon from Natal, South Africa (Sauria: Chameleonidae). Durban Museum novitates, 11: 265-269.
  • Tolley, K.A.; Tilbury, C.R.; Branch, W.R.; Matthee, C.A. 2004: Phylogenetics of the southern African dwarf chameleons, Bradypodion (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae). Molecular phylogenetics and evolution, 30: 354-365. doi: 10.1016/S1055-7903(03)00211-2


  • Roskov Y., Kunze T., Orrell T., Abucay L., Paglinawan L., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Decock W., De Wever A., Didžiulis V., eds. (2014) Bradypodion in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 17th March 2014. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Southern African dwarf chameleons