The monitor lizards (family Varanidae
) are represented by the grey monitor, or desert monitor (Varanus griseus), which can reach a length of 5 ft (1.5 m) and whose distribution reaches east to India.
All front-fanged venomous snakes, including cobra, mamba, krait; all sea snakes; all Laticaudinae (sea krait); any member of the family Pythoninae; any member of the family Varanidae
, including white-throated monitor, Bornean earless monitor, and Komodo dragon.
The evolution of species of the varanidae
: micro-complement fixation analysis of serum albumins.
(Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from Varanus prasinus beccari (Reptilia: Varanidae
Lizards in Pakistan are represented by eight families: Agamidae, Chamaeleonidae, Eublepharidae, Gekkonidae, Lacertidae, Scincidae, Uromastycidae and Varanidae
Cheloniidae, Dermochelyidae, Emydidae, Testudinidae, Trionychidae, Crocodylidae, Gavialidae, Agamidae, Chameleonidae, Eublepharidae, Gekkonidae, Lacertidae, Scincidae, Uromastycidae, Varanidae
, Leptotyphlopidae, Typhlopidae, Boidae, Colubridae, Elapidae, Hydrophiidae, Viperidae and Crotalidae (Khan, 2004, 2006).
The Komodo dragon is the largest member of its family (Varanidae
, the monitor lizards) and the largest of all living lizards.