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Nick Garbutt / Two Komodo dragons (Varanus komodoensis) males, fighting on a remote beach, Komodo Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. Endangered. Sequence 3 of 27.
Neil Challis / Asian water monitor (Varanus salvator) swimming through lake, early morning, Western Thailand.
Neil Challis / Asian water monitor (Varanus salvator) emerging from water, then crossing land, before swimming away, Western Thailand.
Etienne Littlefair / Mertens' water monitor (Varanus mertensi) in water, split level view, Adelaide River, Northern Territory, Australia. October. Winner of the threatened species criteria in Australia Geographic Natu...
Nick Garbutt / Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) male running. Rinca Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. Endangered.
Robert Valentic / Heath Monitor (Varanus rosenbergi) male enacting a threat display, in mallee/heath habitat near Pinnaroo, South Australia.
David Gallan / Lace monitor (Varanus varius) sensing with tongue, New South Wales, Australia, December.
Steven David Miller / A Perentie (Varanus giganteus) using its forked tongue to detect smells, Alice Springs Reptile Centre, Northern Territory, Australia, Captive. May.
Sandesh Kadur / Bengal monitor (Varanus bengalensis) smelling a stone with its tongue, Ranthambore National Park, Rajasthan, India. 2016.
Sandesh Kadur / Two Bengal monitors (Varanus bengalensis) fighting, Ranthambore National Park, Rajasthan, India. 2016.
Mark MacEwen / Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) with tongue on out beach, Komodo National Park, the islands of Komodo, Indonesia. Vulnerable species.
Mark MacEwen / Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) walking with tongue extended on beach, found in the islands of Komodo, Indonesia. Vulnerable species.