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Asian Water Monitor

Varanus salvator


This is the largest lizard in Borneo, it can grow up to 3 metres. Leathery patterned skin, allows for great camouflage amongst the trees and forest floor. They feed on snakes, fish, rodents, carion and eggs.


Found in southern and southeastern Asia and lives primarily around water.

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Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 5.49, Long: 118.22

Spotted on Apr 18, 2018
Submitted on Jun 6, 2018

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