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Varanus rosenbergi

1 Heath or Rosenberg's Monitor at Booth, ACT

Varanus rosenbergi at Booth, ACT - 6 Feb 2023
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Identification history

Varanus rosenbergi 7 Feb 2023 DonFletcher
Varanus rosenbergi 7 Feb 2023 Pirom

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Roadside adjacent to modified grassland.

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   7 Feb 2023
Thanks Pirom, Unusual to be out in grassland so far from overhead cover. Probably male. If you see another one, photos of the left and right faces can be used to identify the individual.

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Species information

  • Varanus rosenbergi Scientific name
  • Heath or Rosenberg's Monitor Common name
  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 6 Feb 2023 12:25 PM Recorded on
  • Pirom Recorded by

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