AnAge entry for Calumma parsonii
Classification (HAGRID: 02947)
Class: Reptilia (Taxon entry)
- Calumma parsonii
- Common name
- Parson's chameleon
Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits
- Maximum longevity
- 9 years (captivity)
- ref. 1291
- Sample size
- Data quality
One male chameleon was estimated to be 9 years old and one female chameleon was estimated to be 8 years old .
Life history traits (averages)
- No information is available on life history. Please contact us if you wish to suggest or contribute data.
No information on metabolism is available.
-  Tessa et al. (2017), Longevity in Calumma parsonii, the World's largest chameleon (PubMed)
-  Frank & Kate's Web Page