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Postby Sharifa » Fri May 05, 2006 8:32 pm

do chameleons have teeth ?
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Postby David George » Sat May 06, 2006 11:09 am

I am not 100% sure but I think they do have teeth I remember reading that they had milk tooth
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Postby opuntia » Sun May 07, 2006 2:04 pm

Ummm, i'm not sure, but i don't find any visible teeth in them :? :?
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Postby Gano » Thu Jul 13, 2006 12:13 pm

every chameleon i have ever kept had teeth :D although i am not sur eif they are made the same as other vertebrate teeth...
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Postby Sang » Fri Jul 14, 2006 11:09 am

Oh, i'm not sure but I have watched a TV program about this problem! I don't remember, uh, exactly, I think they just have a special tongue which used to catch food. They champed too. I saw that! But I can't be sure that they have teeth!
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Postby 小天& » Sat Jul 15, 2006 1:45 pm

No, it has tiny teeth on its tongue
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Postby Sang » Sun Jul 16, 2006 5:37 am

U sure? Oh. It's great! I will look out in my school-library again!
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Postby Gano » Mon Jul 17, 2006 4:56 am

i have owned many chameleons and i can garauntee you they have small teeth along their upper and lower jaws. like other lizards. i am unsure as to what they are constructed ou tof, but they surely do have teeth. the bigger sp like oustelets, mellers, parsons and even the bigger panthers or veileds have bigger teeth that can break skin.
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Postby tam122 » Mon Jul 17, 2006 9:05 am

Look at the picture of chameleon's skeleton , focus on its mouth. Chameleon do have teeth
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A chameleon's teeth are also unique in that they are attached to the jaw bone ridge. Unlike other lizards, chameleons chew their food, often holding it for a moment in their mouth before chewing.
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Postby Sang » Mon Jul 17, 2006 10:13 am

OK! I got it! Thank u, tam122!
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Postby masifzai » Thu Aug 17, 2006 8:13 am

Thanks tam u have solve the problem. :lol:
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