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Title:
Varanus komodoensis

Author:
Derek S. Sikes

Location:
Rinca Island

State:
Flores

Country:
Indonesia

Caption:
The Komodos, Varanus komodoensis, are the largest bodied lizards known. A longer one lives on Papua New Guinea but it is not as heavy as the Komodo. They were lounging in the shade near the ranger station and very easy to photograph.
 
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