15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Monitor Lizard.

A monitor lizard has been photographed here. The monitor lizards are large lizards in the genus Varanus. They are native to Africa, Asia and Oceania, but are now found also in the Americas as an invasive species. A total of 79 species are currently recognized.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 10.2017
Photo Location: Bhuvaneshwar, India
Camera: NIKON D7000
Copyright: © Prithu Bhattacharyya