Varanus salvator 

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Citation: Bennett, D., Gaulke, M., Pianka, E.R., Somaweera, R. & Sweet, S.S. 2010. Varanus salvator. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T178214A7499172. . Downloaded on 21 September 2018.
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