herpetology

Super-Miniature Chameleons Found In Madagascar

A new species of wonk-eyed chameleon (Brookesia micra) has been discovered in Madagascar, and only reaches a scant 29mm when full grown. That...seems pretty small. The guy...
February 15, 2012

"Psychedelic" Gecko Discovered In Vietnam

A group of scientists recently cataloged 208 previously unknown species in the Mekong River region of southeast Asia, and among them, this "psychedelic" gecko. Apparently it's only...
December 13, 2011

Are You A Prince?: Tiny-Ass 'Micro-Frogs'

Researchers working in Borneo recently discovered a new species of micro-frog that only grows to the size of a pea. Scientists previously thought they were a juvenile...
September 1, 2010

Dragons Exist, Much Smaller Than Expected

This is all over the news right now but I don't really understand why because I've known about gliding-lizards (not to mention Komodos) forever. Sure I was...
February 16, 2010