Monitor/GeckoVaranus rosenbergi  

1 Rosenberg's Monitor at Nanima, NSW

2 images

Varanus rosenbergi at Nanima, NSW - 5 Mar 2017
Varanus rosenbergi at Nanima, NSW - 5 Mar 2017
Varanus rosenbergi at Nanima, NSW - 5 Mar 2017

Identification history

Monitor/Gecko Varanus rosenbergi 4 Mar 2017 GeoffRobertsonMultiple Significant Sightings - GeoffRobertson has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Bulk Reporter - GeoffRobertson has reported over 100 sightings! Confirmed
Monitor/Gecko Varanus rosenbergi 4 Mar 2017 SheridanRSignificant Sighting - SheridanR has made a recognised, significant sighting! Suggested

Significant sighting

5 Mar 2017

Rosenberg's Monitor is considered threatened in NSW and there only a few other records in the Nanima - Yass River - Sutton area.

1 comment

   5 Mar 2017
Sheridan, Great photo and adds to our knowledge of this elusive creature. Thanks for persevering. Geoff

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Nearby sightings

No sightings found.

  • Coordinates 149.127400-35.007240
  • Altitude 653.0m

Sighting information

  • Varanus rosenbergi Scientific name
  • Rosenberg's Monitor Common name
  • Nanima, NSW Location
  • 1 Abundance
  • SheridanR Recorded by
  • 5 Mar 2017 Recorded on
  • Mobile app Reported via
  • Notes:
    Probably the same animal that has visited us (usually November and/or March) for a few years. First sighted here in October 2010. Appears to be fully grown.

Sensitivity key

  • Highly sensitive
  • Sensitive
  • Not sensitive

Conservation key

  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Rare Native
  • Local Native
  • Non-local Native
  • Exotic
  • Noxious Pest (Exotic)
  • Locally Extinct

Varanus rosenbergi locations

Varanus rosenbergi has been recorded at:

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