D. PRÖTZEL ET AL., SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-19070-7, 2018.
Herpetologists at the University of Munich discovered that many chameleon species have bony tubercles protruding from their skulls that glow blue under UV light. The researchers say this ornamentation could be driven by sexual selection.
D. Prötzel et al., “Widespread bone-based fluorescence in chameleons.” Scientific Reports, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-19070-7, 2018.
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