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Photos of highlights in Madagascar [updated 2013-02-13]


Chameleons of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Herps of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Lemurs of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Madagascar - 18-month calendar

Madagascar Calendar - 12-month calendar

Madagascar Calendar II - 12 months by mongabay

Wildlife of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Budget Calendars



Port and beach at Ft. Dauphin

Tsaranoro Valley

Church in the Tsaranoro Valley

Villagers fishing at in the early morning on a beach near Maroantsetra

Boa in kitchen

Lowland Streaked Tenrec (Hemicentetes semispinosus)

Aerial view of rice paddies near Maroantsetra

Giant Milkweek Locust

Red and black bugs


Female Coquerel's Sifaka (Propithecus coquereli) with baby

Day gecko attempting to eat a toxic caterpillar

White Spotted Reed Frog (Heterixalus alboguttatus)

Commelinaceae family

Eastern Lesser Bamboo Lemurs (Hapalemur griseus)

Alluaudia procera

Baby brown lemur

Ranomafana rainforest creek

Montagne d'Ambre Panther chameleon

Chute Andriamamovoka (waterfall) on the Namorona River in Ranomafana

Kids in a Tsaranoro Valley village

Andringitra landscape

Flock of storks in flight


Adansonia za Baobabs

Brick houses near a granite outcropping


Furcifer oustaleti chameleon (light brown)

Family of ring-tail lemurs (including babies)

Ankarana cave

Diademed Sifaka (Propithecus diadema)

Lac Vert in Ankarana

Rosy Periwinkle

Male panther chameleon (Furcifer pardalis) on a man's arm

Verreaux's Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi) in a territorial chase

Male Calumma crypticum chameleon

Red and yellow flowers among the tsingy

Nosy Mangabe at sunrise as seen from the beach in Maroantsetra

Coquerel's Sifaka (Propithecus coquereli) with baby

White Spotted Reed Frog (Heterixalus alboguttatus)

Commelinaceae family

Girl with painted face in Ankarana

Spiny forest and sisal

Rice and elephant-ear plants

Vezo fishing pirogue

Coquerel's Sifaka (Propithecus coquereli)

Terraced rice paddies in Madagascar's Central Highlands



Vezo girl

Flooded rice fields at sunset

Yellow and white flowers of Ophiocolea floribunda

Verreaux's Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi)

Mantidactylus melanopleura

Bird nest fern

Mossy Leaftail Gecko (Uroplatus sikorae)

Camping in the Antanifotsy Valley

Black, yellow, and blue caterpillar

Amber Mountain Rock-thrush (Monticola erythronotus) [male]

Back-striped Sportive Lemur (Lepilemur dorsalis)

Coquerel's Sifaka (Propithecus coquereli) with baby

Man walking across a desolate savanna in Madagascar

Male Elephant-eared Chameleon (Calumna brevicorne)

Oustalet's chameleon (green, yellow, and gray)

Coquerel's Sifaka eating leaves

Brookesia tuberculata

Recently molted, pink and purple Homopteran, probably a Flatid or a Fulgorid bug, with huge eyes

Orange and black "Halloween" moth

Villages and rice fields along RN7

Hairy black ant (Formicidae)

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