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Research Article

Selection for Social Signalling Drives the Evolution of Chameleon Colour Change

  • Devi Stuart-Fox mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: devis@unimelb.edu.au

    Affiliations: School of Animal, Plant, and Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Department of Zoology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

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  • Adnan Moussalli

    Affiliations: School of Biological and Conservation Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, Department of Sciences, Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

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  • Published: January 29, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060025

About the Authors

Devi Stuart-Fox
School of Animal, Plant, and Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Devi Stuart-Fox
Department of Zoology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Adnan Moussalli
School of Biological and Conservation Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Adnan Moussalli
Department of Sciences, Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Corresponding Author

Email: devis@unimelb.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

DSF and AM did all field work and spectroradiometry, discussed the results, and fine-tuned the manuscript. AM did phylogenetic analysis of Genbank sequence data, and wrote a program automating visual modelling. DSF analysed spectral data, did comparative analysis, and wrote the paper.