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Varanus albigularis DAUDIN, 1802
White-throated Monitor

Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland

 


Varanus bengalensis (DAUDIN, 1802)
Bengal Monitor

Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia


Varanus dumerilii (SCHLEGEL, 1839)
Dumeril’s Monitor

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia


Varanus exanthematicus (BOSC, 1792)
Savanna Monitor

Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Chad, Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Somalia, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda


Varanus griseus (DAUDIN, 1803)
Desert Monitor

Western Sahara, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Mauritania, Mali, Niger, Chad, Sudan, Turkey, Syria, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Israel, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Yemen, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India


Varanus indicus (DAUDIN, 1802)
Mangrove Monitor

Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia, Northern Mariana Islands (U.S.), Guam (U.S.), Palau, Micronesia, Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands


Varanus komodoensis OUWENS, 1912
Komodo Monitor

Indonesia


Varanus niloticus (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Nile Monitor

Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Chad, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Central African Republic, Gabon, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, Swaziland


Varanus prasinus (SCHLEGEL, 1839)
Emerald Monitor

Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia


Varanus rudicollis (GRAY, 1845)
Roughneck Monitor

Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia


Varanus salvadorii (PETERS & DORIA, 1878)
Crocodile Monitor

Indonesia, Papua New Guinea


Varanus salvator (LAURENTI, 1768)
Asian Water Monitor

China, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Andaman Islands (India), Nicobar Islands (India), Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, Philippines, East Timor


Varanus varius (SHAW, 1790)
Lace Monitor

Australia


Varanus doreanus (MEYER, 1874)
Blue-tailed Monitor

Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia


Varanus jobiensis AHL, 1932
Peach-throated Monitor

Indonesia, Papua New Guinea


Varanus panoptes STORR, 1980
Argus Monitor

Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia


Varanus similis MERTENS, 1958
Spotted Tree Monitor

Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Australia