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Goanna/ Lace Monitor/ Lace Goanna at Halse Lodge

Varanus varius

Goanna/ Lace Monitor/ Lace Goanna

I believe this guy was living under the lodge, this was a pretty big surprise for me to see him lounging on the terrace, although they are fairly common.

 

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Reptilia

Order: Squamata

Suborder: Scleroglossa

Family: Varanidae

Genus: Varanus

 

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Taken on March 12, 2005