Asian water monitor lizard (Varanus salvator)

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyVaranidae
GenusVaranus (1)

The Asian water monitor lizard is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

Information on the Asian water monitor lizard is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. IUCN Red List (December, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (November, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org