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Calumma  Gray, 1865
Taxonomic Serial No.: 715055

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderIguania  – iguanes, Iguanas  
                               FamilyChamaeleonidae  – Chameleons  
                                  SubfamilyChamaeleoninae   
                                     GenusCalumma Gray, 1865  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Calumma amber Raxworthy and Nussbaum, 2006 – Amber Chameleon 
                                        Species Calumma ambreense (Ramanantsoa, 1974)  
                                        Species Calumma andringitraense (Brygoo, Blanc and Domergue, 1972)  
                                        Species Calumma boettgeri (Boulenger, 1888)  
                                        Species Calumma brevicorne (Günther, 1879)  
                                        Species Calumma capuroni (Brygoo, Blanc and Domergue, 1972)  
                                        Species Calumma crypticum Raxworthy and Nussbaum, 2006 – Cryptic Chameleon 
                                        Species Calumma cucullatum (Gray, 1831)  
                                        Species Calumma fallax (Mocquard, 1900)  
                                        Species Calumma furcifer (Vailland and Grandidier, 1880)  
                                        Species Calumma gallus (Günther, 1877)  
                                        Species Calumma gastrotaenium (Boulenger, 1888)  
                                        Species Calumma glawi Böhme, 1997  
                                        Species Calumma globifer (Günther, 1879)  
                                        Species Calumma guibei (Hillenius, 1959)  
                                        Species Calumma guillaumeti (Brygoo, Blanc and Domergue, 1974)  
                                        Species Calumma hafahafa Raxworthy and Nussbaum, 2006 – Bizarre-Nosed Chameleon 
                                        Species Calumma hilleniusi (Brygoo, Blanc and Domergue, 1973)  
                                        Species Calumma jejy Raxworthy and Nussbaum, 2006 – Marojejy Peak Chameleon 
                                        Species Calumma linotum (L. Müller, 1924)  
                                        Species Calumma malthe (Günther, 1879)  
                                        Species Calumma marojezense (Brygoo, Blanc and Domergue, 1970)  
                                        Species Calumma nasutum (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1836)  
                                        Species Calumma oshaughnessyi (Günther, 1881)  
                                        Species Calumma parsonii (Cuvier, 1824) – Parson's Chameleon 
                                        Species Calumma peltierorum Raxworthy and Nussbaum, 2006 – Peltiers' Chameleon 
                                        Species Calumma peyrierasi (Brygoo, Blanc and Domergue, 1974)  
                                        Species Calumma tarzan Gehring, Pabijan, Ratsoavina, J. Köhler, Vences and Glaw, 2010  
                                        Species Calumma tsaratananense (Brygoo and Domergue, 1967)  
                                        Species Calumma tsycorne Raxworthy and Nussbaum, 2006 – Blunt-Nosed Chameleon 
                                        Species Calumma vatosoa Andreone, Mattioli, Jesu and Randrianirina, 2001  
                                        Species Calumma vencesi Andreone, Mattioli, Jesu and Randrianirina, 2001  
                                        Species Calumma vohibola Gehring, Ratsoavina, Vences and Glaw, 2011  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Calumma    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Klaver, Charles J. J., and Wolfgang Böhme / Wermuth, Heinz, and Maximilian Fischer, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chamaeleonidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Animal Kingdom: A Compilation and Characterization of the Recent Animal Groups, part 112   
  Page(s): xvi + 85   
  Publisher: Walter de Gruyter   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 3-11-015187-1   
  Notes: German title: Das Tierreich - Eine Zusammenstellung und Keizeichnung der rezenten Tierformen, Teilband 112   
  Reference for: Calumma   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Raxworthy, Christopher J., and Ronald A. Nussbaum  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Six New Species of Occipital-Lobed Calumma Chameleons (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae) from Montane Regions of Madagascar, with Description and Revision of Calumma brevicorne   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Copeia, vol. 2006, no. 4   
  Page(s): 711-734   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0045-8511   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Calumma   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Walbröl, Ulrike, and Hans Dieter Walbröl  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Bemerkungen zur nomenklatur der gattung Calumma (Gray, 1865) (Reptilia: Squamata: Chamaeleonidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Sauria, vol. 26, no. 3   
  Page(s): 41-44   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0176-9391   
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  Reference for: Calumma   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: The name Calumma has been found to be of neuter gender (see Raxworthy & Nussbaum, 2006; Walbröl & Walbröl, 2004, etc.), so a number of species epithets have been adjusted accordingly  
 

 

   

 
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