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Varanus rosenbergi

3 Heath or Rosenberg's Monitor at Rendezvous Creek, ACT

Varanus rosenbergi at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 13 Mar 2023
Varanus rosenbergi at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 13 Mar 2023
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Identification history

Varanus rosenbergi 13 Mar 2023 CarbonAI
Varanus rosenbergi 13 Mar 2023 aussiestuff

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Image 1 depicts the left side of the head, Image 2 depicts the right side of the head. Seen basking on a log nearby Gudgenby River downstream from the homestead. This goanna seemed quite calm and allowed me to take these photos while it remained undisturbed.

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   13 Mar 2023
Brilliant aussiestuff! I'll check for any matches. Unfortunately only a few other records have good faace photos like this, but the number is growing.

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Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 13 Mar 2023 12:49 PM Recorded on
  • aussiestuff Recorded by

Additional information

  • Unknown Gender
  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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