Quince Monitor

Photo of Quince Monitor

Keeps the Tail: Monitors do not drop and regrow their tails as do some other lizards.

Latin name: Varanus melinus Where: Dragons! Length: 4 to 5 ft Lifespan: More than 10 yrs Habitat: Tropical forest and swamp Diet: Small animals, such as insects and frogs, and eggs Range: Sula Islands, Indonesia.