Blue Tree Monitor

Sensing Signals: Like their snake relatives, monitors “taste” the air with their forked tongues to locate prey.

Latin name: Varanus macraei Where: Reptile House Length: Up to 3.6 ft Lifespan: More than 10 yrs Habitat: Tropical forest Diet: Small animals, such as insects and frogs, and eggs Range: Batanta Island (Indonesia)

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Reptile House