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Varanus spinulosus

(Varanus spinulosus)

Description

Varanus spinulosus, the spiny-necked mangrove monitor, is a species of monitor lizard. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. Also distributed in Santa Isabel Island, San Jorge Islands and Papua New Guinea.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Varanidae
Genus:Varanus
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