Green Tree Monitor

Lost Amongst the Leaves: The green tree monitor’s coloring, ranging from green to turquoise, matches that of the surrounding leaves.

Latin name: Varanus prasinus Where: Dragons! Length: 2.5 to 3.3 ft Lifespan: More than 10 yrs Habitat: Forest and swamp Diet: Small animals, such as insects and crabs, and eggs Range: New Guinea and northern Australia

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Reptile House