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New species of chameleon discovered after snake coughs it up in front of startled scientist

November 30, 2009
clipped from www.dailymail.co.uk

Discovered: The new species - Kinyongia magomberae - was discovered when it popped out of the mouth of a twig snake in front of British scientist Dr Andrew Marshall

Discovered: The new species – Kinyongia magomberae – was discovered when it popped out of the mouth of a twig snake in front of British scientist Dr Andrew Marshall

twig snake

A twig snake puffed out, which it does when it feels threatened. They can grow to a length of 3ft

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