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  Stripe-tailed Monitor (Varanus caudolineatus)

Stripe-tailed Monitor | Varanus caudolineatus photo
Stripe-tailed Monitor

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REPTILE FACTS

distribution map showing range of Varanus caudolineatus in Australia

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Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata (Sauria)
Family:Varanidae
Genus:Varanus
Species:caudolineatus
Common Name:Stripe-tailed Monitor

Relatives in same Genus
  Ridge-tailed Monitor (V. acanthurus)
  Perentie (V. giganteus)
  Pygmy Mulga Monitor (V. gilleni)
  Kimberley Rock Monitor (V. glauerti)
  Gould's Monitor (V. gouldii)
  Mangrove Monitor (V. indicus)
  Pygmy Rock Monitor (V. kingorum)
  Mertens' Water Monitor (V. mertensi)
  Yellow Spotted Monitor (V. panoptes)
  Emerald Tree Monitor (V. prasinus)
  Heath Monitor (V. rosenbergii)
  Spencer's Monitor (V. spenceri)
  Storr's Monitor (V. storri)
  Spotted Tree Monitor (V. timorensis)
  Black-headed Monitor (V. tristis)
  Lace Monitor / Goanna (V. varius)