Varanus komodoensis Ouwens, 1912

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataReptiliaSquamataVaranidaeVaranus

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Full Name

Varanus komodoensis Ouwens, 1912

Common names

  • Komodo Dragon eng
  • Komodo Island Monitor eng
  • Komodo Monitor eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Habitat

Not marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Reptilia
order
Squamata
family
Varanidae
genus
Varanus
species
Varanus komodoensis
 
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Bibliography

Frank, Norman & Ramus, Erica (1995) A Complete Guide to Scientific and Common Names of Reptiles and Amphibians of the World.: Pottsville: N G Publishing Inc., 377 pp.

Koch, Andre´; Thomas Ziegler, Wolfgang Bo¨hme, and Mark Auliya (2013) Pressing Problems: Distribution, Threats, and Conservation Status of the Monitor Lizards (Varanidae: Varanus spp.) of Southeast Asia and the Indo-Australian Archipelago.: Herpetological Conservation and Biology 8 (Monograph 3):1 - 62.

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.