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rainbow chameleon

New species of chameleon named after CSBC's Dr. Peter Uetz

May 16, 2018

A new species of chameleon was recently discovered by researchers in Madagascar.  The rainbow chameleon, now called Calumma uetzi, was named after Dr. Peter Uetz, associate professor of systems biology and bioinformatics from VCU's Center for the Study of Biological Complexity.

Read the full article by Mongabay's Shreya Dasgupta, 'Rainbow chameleon among three new species desrcibed from Madagascar.'

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