THE REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA

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PYTHON SNAKES - Pythonidae

ELAPID SNAKES - Elapidae Cobras Coral Snakes

SEA SNAKES - Hydrophiinae Laticaudidae Sea Kraits

FILE SNAKES - Acrochordidae

BLIND SNAKES - Worm Snakes - Typhlopidae Ramphotyphlops

Selection of Australian Frogs

TURTLES Tortoises Chelonii Testudines

DRAGON LIZARDS Agamas Agamidae

GECKO LIZARDS Gekkonidae

LEGLESS LIZARDS Pygopodidae Pygopods

MONITOR LIZARDS Goannas Varanids Varanidae

Skinks of Australia

CROCODILES Crocodylia Crocodilia Saltwater freshwater estuarine

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AUSTRALASIAN MANGROVE MONITOR
Varanus chlorostigma (was V. indicus)

Note that the name Varanus indicus now only applies to Ambon Mangrove Monitors found on the Moluccan Islands

Australian Mangrove Monitor (Varanus chlorostigma)  
Australasian Mangrove Monitor (Varanus chlorostigma)

Approximate distribution of the Australian Mangrove Monitor (Varanus chlorostigma) map
Approximate Australian distribution of the Australasian Mangrove Monitor (Varanus chlorostigma) which also occurs in New Guinea

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Tupinambis indicus Daudin,1802 (currently Varanus indicus; Reptilia, Squamata): proposed conservation of usage of the specific name by replacement of the neotype

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Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia 7th Edition A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia 5th edition Edition

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