Chameleon challenge | Life

While searching for a mate across the huge barren Namib desert, a female Namaqua chameleon seeks shade in the knowledge that tasty desert beetles will do the same. But the beetle isn't the only one to get bitten. When a male Namaqua spots her, he's in no mood for romance...

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'43''
  • Broadcast year: 2021
Curriculum Connection
  • Biology | Ecology | Adaptations, interdependence and competition | Competition in animals

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Life
  • Episode: Reptiles and Amphibians